The growing militarisation of the South China Sea
Cambodia's coming 'colour revolution'?: Border dispute with Vietnam tests stability
Indonesia: We don’t have to be condemned to crisis
Indonesia: 'Crisis-prone' refers to the past, not necessarily the future
Indonesians are not that culturally 'sensitive', so let's move on
Indonesia: engagement through communication and culture has barely begun
Taiwan-China relations (part 1): Continuity or renewed tensions?
Taiwan-China relations (part 2): Beijing is the determining factor
Understanding the whats, hows and whys of Chinese foreign policymakers
North Korea should dominate South Korean foreign policy, and there's no way around that
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
Russia makes a promising G20 start
The prospect of a North Korean ICBM
Monday linkage: Japan election, gun control, Mayan apocalypse and more
17 December 2012 10:39AM
Even before the polls closed in Japan,
China's state-run media was airing its dissatisfaction
Will the LDP's sweeping victory mean a swing to the right for Japan's foreign and security policies?
Don't believe the hype
If the Mayan apocalypse happens,
US decision-makers will be safe on their 'doomsday planes'
A detailed analysis of the Egyptian crisis
(the writer blogs as
The Union of Concerned Scientists has released an
interactive map of the US nuclear weapons complex
Why is Japan obsessed with KFC at Christmas
'With the exception of Hong Kong, no massive economic modernization has
happened in a colony.'
Twelve Facts About Guns and Mass Shootings in the United States
is getting a lot of attention today.
As is this Charlie Brooker clip from 2009:
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