A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
China is trying to intimidate America
New Caledonia: Australia must show assertive impartiality
The China FTA and Australia's place in the regional order
Why does China bother with coercion?
Southeast Asia links: Jakarta's new governor, Vietnam-China, Hunger Games and more
ABC and SBS cuts: Australia's loss in a global century
Fiji grabs the limelight as leaders of China and India visit
Myanmar summitry brings faltering US promises, China cash
Why the Iran nuclear talks are mostly not about nuclear weapons (part 1)
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
Reader riposte: More on Middle East nukes
Managing environmental migration
Monday linkage: Predictions, male workers, Singapore, China and more
10 December 2012 11:01AM
'Political analysts think they know a lot more about the future than they actually do'.
An interview with Philip Tetlock about expert political judgment
Canada has reversed its commitment to the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
Will this affect other buyers, such as Australia
Why is US male workforce participation still declining
Discovering the Pacific
: 'Each year I give geography students a blank map of the Pacific and ask them to identify the islands. Each year the responses get worse.' (Thanks Jenny.)
China is sensitive to accusations of IP theft
, even when the evidence is right before our eyes.
Why did the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, and Palau side with Israel
on Palestine's UN status? (Thanks Danielle.)
After last week's
seizure-inducing trip through Phnom Penh
, here's a slightly more sedate time-lapse video of Singapore (h/t
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