Why America's Iraq strategy will work, and why Australia should take part
Aid & development links: Fiji elections, UK aid, off-shore detention, Ebola and more
The very public flaying of Marty Natalegawa
Chinese navy: A soft-power win in the Pacific
Xi Jinping in India: Economic focus suits both sides
Australia's Iraq deployment: Pragmatism over principle
Religion in Southeast Asia: Diversity and the threat of extremes
Is China a realist power?
Indonesia: Regional election bill a threat to democracy
Democracy in Fiji: Two reasons to worry, two reasons to be confident
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
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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