Opportunity cost in Australia's future submarine decision
TPP: Not worth the risk
Obama's Syria critics ignore inconvenient facts
Radicalisation, lone wolves and terrorism: An Interpreter backgrounder
Putin in Syria: 'Vladimir of Taurus' baffles his foes
This week in Jakarta: TNI, nightclubs and the Giant Sea Wall
Kunduz tragedy could be just the start of something much worse for Afghanistan
The TPP is not a containment strategy
Pacific Island links: Solomons climate change, PNG judiciary, ocean sanctuaries and more
Southeast Asia links: Hacking hubs, dengue, Bangkok blast, Thai 'great firewall' fail and more
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
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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