Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
February 03, 2016
Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
Australia has to find a way to protect its borders without seeing children in its care subjected to repeat sexual abuse.
Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
January 23, 2016
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
A German bid is reportedly losing ground over technical concerns.
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
Recalibrating US Diplomacy: Fresh Words from Australia’s PM
January 20, 2016
Recalibrating US Diplomacy: Fresh Words from Australia’s PM
While visiting the United States, Australia's Turnbull offers a master class on statesmanship, but stumbles on theology.
Recalibrating US Diplomacy: Fresh Words from Australia’s PM
What If the Australians Had Lost the Kokoda Trail Campaign?
January 19, 2016
What If the Australians Had Lost the Kokoda Trail Campaign?
A few poorly trained and equipped Australian militiamen won one of the Pacific War’s most improbable victories.
What If the Australians Had Lost the Kokoda Trail Campaign?
Harassment Scandal Pushes Australian Minister to the Backbench
January 07, 2016
Harassment Scandal Pushes Australian Minister to the Backbench
What happens in Hong Kong doesn’t apparently stay in Hong Kong.
Harassment Scandal Pushes Australian Minister to the Backbench
Australia Hoses Down South China Sea Angst
December 01, 2015
Australia Hoses Down South China Sea Angst
Turnbull shows his mettle.
Australia Hoses Down South China Sea Angst
Australia’s Mono-Cultural Provocateurs and Terrorism
November 24, 2015
Australia’s Mono-Cultural Provocateurs and Terrorism
A newspaper has helped to inflame a national mood of foreigner hate in Australia that should have died long ago.
Australia’s Mono-Cultural Provocateurs and Terrorism
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
November 24, 2015
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
Australian shipbuilders confirm that the keel for the third Hobart-class destroyer was laid down on November 19.
Australia Begins Construction of Final Air Warfare Destroyer
Yes, a Chinese Company Leased Darwin Port. So What?
November 19, 2015
Yes, a Chinese Company Leased Darwin Port. So What?
The furor over Darwin Port exposes Australia’s anti-China impulses.
Yes, a Chinese Company Leased Darwin Port. So What?
Australia Faces Tough Choices on Immigration and Terrorism
November 19, 2015
Australia Faces Tough Choices on Immigration and Terrorism
The recent terror attacks in Paris are dividing Canberra’s politicians. How should Australia react to terrorism?
Australia Faces Tough Choices on Immigration and Terrorism
Trouble on Christmas Island
November 10, 2015
Trouble on Christmas Island
The death of an escaped detainee sparked what the authorities have carefully labeled a "major disturbance" but not a "riot."
Trouble on Christmas Island
Australia's Interests in the South China Sea
November 02, 2015
Australia's Interests in the South China Sea
China’s artificial islands are of minor interest to Canberra.
Australia's Interests in the South China Sea
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
October 28, 2015
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
We know China wasn't happy. What about everyone else?
How the Rest of Asia Reacted to US Navy Patrol Near China's Man-Made Island
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
October 20, 2015
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
Australia has some impressive naval hardware. How will it put these ships to work?
How Will Australia Use Its Massive Warships?
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
October 10, 2015
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
In international comparison, Australia still shows some of the best policy performances and governance.
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
October 07, 2015
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
Tokyo has disclosed additional details of its offer to replace the Royal Australian Navy's Collins-class subs.
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
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