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The taxpayer-funded think tank bungling Australia's foreign policy on China

The taxpayer-funded think tank bungling Australia's foreign policy on China

Controversial think tank China Matters is largely funded by Australian taxpayers, and yet they get no representation on its board.

Perrett breaks Labor's long silence on K, Collaery

Perrett breaks Labor's long silence on K, Collaery

A federal Labor MP has finally spoken out about the government's malicious campaign of intimidation against Witness K and Bernard Collaery.

'Witness J' case lifts the veil on failure to support intelligence officials

'Witness J' case lifts the veil on failure to support intelligence officials

How much support are intelligence agencies giving their officers? Growing pressures on our intelligence officials may well harm our national security.

China — boldly doing what corporations have been doing for decades

China — boldly doing what corporations have been doing for decades

It's no surprise the Chinese government tried to fund its own Australian MP — it was merely following the lead of corporations and special interests in exploiting our flawed political system.

China Matters, especially for big business

China Matters, especially for big business

Sections of Australian business would like there to be less criticism of China and more "nuance" and "soundness" in debate. But their latest attempt to tamp down criticism blew up, thanks to Beijing.

'Repent and redress': Chinese re-education comes to Australia

'Repent and redress': Chinese re-education comes to Australia

A Chinese government statement on Andrew Hastie and James Paterson echoed the language of its re-education programs in Xinjiang. And it's not a coincidence.

Roosevelt in the streets, Trump in the sheets? Frydenberg lauds multilateralism

Roosevelt in the streets, Trump in the sheets? Frydenberg lauds multilateralism

While Scott Morrison attacks "unaccountable internationalist bureaucracies", Josh Frydenberg lauds international institutions. Is Australia multilateralist or not?

Australian business ramps up China lobbying, with help from the United Front

Australian business ramps up China lobbying, with help from the United Front

Australia's business elites continue to rub shoulders with the United Front Work Department — a secretive arm of the Chinese Communist Party.

It's official. Australia has no idea what it's doing on China. 

It's official. Australia has no idea what it's doing on China. 

Australian politicians are slamming China while preparing to sign a free trade deal with a widely discredited administration that is subjugated to Beijing. What planet are they living on?

Trump is right on Syria — it's time to stop the 'Endless Wars'

Trump is right on Syria — it's time to stop the 'Endless Wars'

Donald Trump is rarely right, and consistently inconsistent, but his resistance to 'Endless Wars' is sensible, as the hysterical reaction to his Syria decision reveals.