Greece and the nattering nabobs of the Anglosphere
Four observations about the AIIB's Articles of Agreement
Middle East and small island states top priorities as New Zealand takes on UNSC presidency
Canberra's Singapore swing
Religion over rights in Indonesian marriage law
Weekend catch-up: Papua, Waterloo and the Cold War, Japan-South Korea, risk assessment and more
China makes its formal climate-change pledge
Rumours of a Turkish invasion of northern Syria
How the Chinese media covered the US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue
Attribution is key to broader ISIS strategy
What if Beijing and Washington understood each other perfectly...but still clashed?
Julie Bishop talks soft power at the Lowy Institute, but where was digital diplomacy?
The stories we never hear from Papua
Don't blame Obama for ISIS
China's worldview, in six parts
South China Sea: Washington says one thing but Beijing hears another
Putin's pivot: The Russians are coming to Asia
Was India's special-forces raid into Myanmar a signal to China and Pakistan?
Al Jazeera poll shows alarming levels of support for ISIS
Shangri La Dialogue: Ash Carter strikes determined, reasonable tone
Australia joins G20 troika. Now what?
Capital controls are the new black
Wednesday linkage: Secrecy, Doha, Homeland, TPP, migration and more
5 December 2012 3:37PM
The Guardian's environment blog
is carrying regular updates from the Doha climate conference. Anyone want to
suggest some good Doha reading
The internet was meant to make governments more responsive to citizens, but a statistical study in seven countries shows
parties and candidates aren't returning your emails
Bill Sweetman argues that
secrecy impedes decision-making on defence procurement
. That's just one article in the
latest issue of Defense Technology International
, devoted entirely to secrecy and free online.
Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations continue in New Zealand this week.
Here's what's on the table
A survey of world opinion on migration
. You'll never guess which country has the most pro-migration attitude (h/t
fans should read this one
, arguing that, although it's a 'liberal' show (in the US sense), it's sensibility is very similar to the paranoia that marked
From yellowface to Red Dawn
: how Hollywood depicts Asians.
Senator John McCain joshes Senator John Kerry about rumours he may be the next Secretary of State, then Kerry gets his own back (h/t
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