Why the US and its allies must rethink their China war plans
Indonesia-Philippines border deal presages more united ASEAN South China Sea stance
Democracy triumphs in Ukraine? Think again
Russia-Ukraine: What is Putin up to in Crimea?
US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
South Korea: One year in, assessing Park Geun-Hye’s presidency
Meet Indonesia's middle class (part 4): Where fashion meets religion
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
In visa stoush, PNG only hurts itself
G20 Sydney Finance Ministers' Meeting: They came, they saw, but did they conquer?
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
Bangkok protests: A view from the ground
Syria: Here endeth diplomacy
Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
What can be done about income inequality?
US should resist China's ADIZ, but...
Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
Review: Paul Collier's 'Exodus'
Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
Mining and trading: We need a clearer view
PIF week: Australia's Pacific strategy (I)
Monday linkage: Zakaria, Denmark, Baltimore's drugs, Syria and more
27 August 2012 2:22PM
Powerful piece from Dan Drezner
on Fareed Zakaria and the celebritisation of the American academy.
Denmark's central bank goes there:
negative interest rates
ANU's Crawford School has launched a new journal,
Asia & The Pacific Policy Studies
, and is calling for papers.
with former US National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski on America, the world and everything.
Long LRB piece about the English Premier League
is a study in attitudes to capitalism: 'The German game, sponsored by corporations but owned and watched by working-class supporters, is run with precisely the coherence that the English FA was seeking when it first deregulated the game.'
Syrian TV host defects
: 'I often sat crying in my car. The thought of having to read Bashar's messages every day almost broke my heart'.
Al Jazeera reports on a side of American life we're familiar with from 'The Wire' (h/t
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