Malaysian Airlines shootdown: Australia should step up
Saudi-China relations: Emblematic of China’s new foreign policy challenges
Does Abbott understand the China challenge?
Indonesian election: Time for SBY to step in
Indonesia: Defence and foreign policy implications of a Jokowi presidency
Australia's new activism: The view from Washington
MH17: A chance for Russia and Ukraine to blink?
China's determination to be a great power
Russia's MH17 response: How to mismanage a crisis
Australia's carbon price repeal: The global context
Did the BRICS score in Brazil?
Radio Australia cuts hurt the Pacific and Australia
Alliances in Asia: South Korea unlikely to be lost
Does inequality make a country less secure?
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Australia in Asia: Who is our best friend?
PNG: O'Neill survives, rule-of-law suffers
Australia will miss SBY. America won't.
Obama-Abbott defence agreement: More than meets the eye
Assessing Australia's UN performance
Indonesia's WTO candidate
China and India in the Fiji equation
Wednesday linkage: Chemical weapons in Syria, climate, North Korea and more
16 January 2013 10:48AM
A leaked US State Department cable says
Syria used chemical weapons against its own people last month
The Economist on the
European Central Bank's 'woefully inadequate' macroeconomic policies
I was appalled to learn that my favourite online publication, The Atlantic, was hosting a Scientology advertorial. Thankfully,
the editorial team has recognised its error
The Onion reviews
fashions from the Golden Globe Awards
A new drug might allow us to get by on less than three hours sleep per night.
The economic implications are substantial
North Korea wants to re-open its embassy in Canberra.
What does this mean
? (Thanks Linda.)
In late 1944,
Brits were sceptical about the Holocaust
. Photos shown in exhibitions and cinemas helped turn this around (warning: graphic images).
A different way to think about climate change (h/t
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