Good Knight, Mr. Abbott?
January 28, 2015
Good Knight, Mr. Abbott?
In another misstep, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott knights Prince Philip.
Good Knight, Mr. Abbott?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
January 23, 2015
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Where does the Muslim community fit in Australia's self-images of war and peace?
Australia's Ambivalence Toward Muslims
Australian Pair Facing Execution in Indonesia
January 22, 2015
Australian Pair Facing Execution in Indonesia
What implications would the executions have for relations between the two neighbors?
Australian Pair Facing Execution in Indonesia
In Iraq, Australian PM Doubles Down on Fight Against Islamic State
January 17, 2015
In Iraq, Australian PM Doubles Down on Fight Against Islamic State
In Baghdad, Tony Abbott continued to show strong support for U.S.-led efforts to defeat Islamic State.
In Iraq, Australian PM Doubles Down on Fight Against Islamic State
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
January 15, 2015
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
The prospect of Japan helping Australia replace its aging fleet took another step towards reality last week.
Will Japan Meet Australia’s Submarine Needs?
PNG: The World’s Biggest Grower in 2015?
January 14, 2015
PNG: The World’s Biggest Grower in 2015?
Forecasts that have Papua New Guinea’s economy surging this year seem to be missing a few problems.
PNG: The World’s Biggest Grower in 2015?
The Australian Government’s Shortsighted View of Foreign Aid
December 31, 2014
The Australian Government’s Shortsighted View of Foreign Aid
Another round of cuts suggest Canberra is failing to see the long-term benefits of foreign aid.
The Australian Government’s Shortsighted View of Foreign Aid
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
December 31, 2014
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
Australia joined the United States in voting "no" on a UN Security Council draft resolution on Palestine.
Australia Votes 'No' On Palestinian Draft Resolution at UNSC
Australia’s Major Party Headaches
December 28, 2014
Australia’s Major Party Headaches
Australian voters are increasingly turning to micro and single-issue parties.
Australia’s Major Party Headaches
Australia Picks New Defense Minister in Cabinet Reshuffle
December 23, 2014
Australia Picks New Defense Minister in Cabinet Reshuffle
Prime Minister Tony Abbott's first cabinet reshuffle will bring in a new defense minister.
Australia Picks New Defense Minister in Cabinet Reshuffle
Australia Cuts Foreign Aid Again
December 21, 2014
Australia Cuts Foreign Aid Again
Budget pressures targeting aid commitments that are already low by international standards.
Australia Cuts Foreign Aid Again
Sydney’s Hostage Crisis and the Media
December 17, 2014
Sydney’s Hostage Crisis and the Media
Rupert Murdoch comes under fire for a tweet, while most of the local media tend towards caution.
Sydney’s Hostage Crisis and the Media
Lessons from the Sydney Hostage Siege
December 17, 2014
Lessons from the Sydney Hostage Siege
Rushing to fit lone wolf attacks into prevailing narratives is a mistake.
Lessons from the Sydney Hostage Siege
Australia Needs a Foreign Policy Vision
December 15, 2014
Australia Needs a Foreign Policy Vision
The Abbott government must break Australia’s “provincial reflex” in foreign policy.
Australia Needs a Foreign Policy Vision
Australia's Unfolding Hostage Crisis
December 15, 2014
Australia's Unfolding Hostage Crisis
Central Sydney has been in the grip of a hostage crisis today.
Australia's Unfolding Hostage Crisis
Australia’s Korean Trade Opportunity
December 12, 2014
Australia’s Korean Trade Opportunity
The Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement takes effect today, with considerable potential for Australia’s farmers.
Australia’s Korean Trade Opportunity
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