Why the US and its allies must rethink their China war plans
Indonesia-Philippines border deal presages more united ASEAN South China Sea stance
Democracy triumphs in Ukraine? Think again
Russia-Ukraine: What is Putin up to in Crimea?
US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
South Korea: One year in, assessing Park Geun-Hye’s presidency
Meet Indonesia's middle class (part 4): Where fashion meets religion
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
In visa stoush, PNG only hurts itself
G20 Sydney Finance Ministers' Meeting: They came, they saw, but did they conquer?
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
Bangkok protests: A view from the ground
Syria: Here endeth diplomacy
Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
What can be done about income inequality?
US should resist China's ADIZ, but...
Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
Review: Paul Collier's 'Exodus'
Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
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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