A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
China is trying to intimidate America
Modi in Australia: An unprecedented level of engagement
New Caledonia: Australia must show assertive impartiality
The China FTA and Australia's place in the regional order
Why does China bother with coercion?
ISIS beheadings are a grotesque media strategy
ABC and SBS cuts: Australia's loss in a global century
Myanmar summitry brings faltering US promises, China cash
Adolescent Australia's road to adulthood
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
Barry Wain, 17 July 1944 — 5 February 2013
Ratzinger the reformer
Tuesday linkage: Mainly pope-related, but also North Korea nukes and more
12 February 2013 3:19PM
'Seismic activity' reported in North Korea.
Twitter going off
Pope links: the Vatican has its own
, and the UK Catholic newspaper,
The Tablet, has a Storify page
running with lots of links, and here's
The Guardian's live blog
the man who killed Osama bin Laden
You may not like what Andrew Sullivan has to say about Benedict, but one of the great features of his site is that he links to those who disagree with him. So visit Sullivan's
for loads of links about the papal resignation (or is that
Can the shape of a country determine its economics?
How Latin America is taking the news
of the papal resignation.
What political science says about the pope's successor.
The View from Taiwan
looks like a blog I should add to my favourites list.
The British Medical Journal once explored 'the perceived wisdom that papal mortality is related to the success of the Welsh rugby union team.' Apparently,
the evidence is weak
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