Jokowi motivated by misplaced conviction, not politics
Julie Bishop, ISIS and the Cold War
Chinese firms expect bonanza from Beijing's regional development projects
Narendra Modi shines on world stage, labours at home
North Korea's new diplomacy
Tareq Kamleh: A medical jihad?
A tale of two presidential aspirants: Hillary Clinton and Aung San Suu Kyi
How Australia can campaign to end the death penalty
Indonesia's politics of victimhood
The case for a US-China military balance
Australia and UN peacekeeping: Time for a reset
How should a democracy fight terrorism?
Obama embarks on longest ever presidential India visit
Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Social media is not electronic graffiti
Australia's Security Council presence will be missed
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
No, the IMF did not cause the Ebola crisis
Hizbullah feeling the strain
China cyberspies target more than just F-35
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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