#CoinsForAustralia and soft power in Indonesia
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Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Social media is not electronic graffiti
Australia's Security Council presence will be missed
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
No, the IMF did not cause the Ebola crisis
Hizbullah feeling the strain
China cyberspies target more than just F-35
Business-as-usual is failing America
DFAT misses an opportunity in PNG
Friday linkage: White Papers, wealth, Jakarta, Air-Sea Battle and more
3 August 2012 1:44PM
ASPI's Peter Jennings
: 'Australia will have two white papers, released perhaps some six or nine months apart...they should agree on how to think about the region and Australia's place in it.'
Indonesia's human rights commission has released a
groundbreaking study of the mid-1960s atrocities
Beyond a certain point, vastly greater wealth will not make life more comfortable; you can only endure so many massages a day. But
wealth is about insurance much more than it is about consumption
: 'Even as it has embraced Air-Sea Battle, the Pentagon has struggled to explain it without inflaming already tense relations with China.'
China's ambitions in the Arctic and Antarctic
The second edition of Tim Harford's The Undercover Economist contains one whole new chapter,
which you can read for free
The pervasive influence of money in
Jakarta's gubernatorial elections
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