Professor Damien KingsburyAug 30, 20161 Comment
Although East Timor is doing much better than it was, it is still very fragile. And the Timor Sea dispute could undo much of the progress that has been made.
Michael SainsburyAug 26, 20163 Comments
Julie Bishop is trying to claw back foreign policy from the security agencies.
Guy RundleAug 22, 201635 Comments
The Vietnam War was racist and genocidal at its essence -- and we cannot ignore that character any longer.
Michael SainsburyAug 19, 2016
The political situation in Cambodia has gone from bad to worse. You can bet no more refugees from Nauru will be choosing to relocate there.
Aug 17, 20164 Comments
Wilson security might have downplayed abuse on Nauru to make their stats look better.
Aug 15, 20166 Comments
Australia's appalling treatment of refugees on Nauru is the talk of the world, writes John Martinkus.
Aug 10, 201617 Comments
This leak has exposed the years of denials, obfuscation and the consistent attempts to keep conditions for those detained on Nauru out of the eye of the Australian public, writes foreign correspondent John Martinkus.
Michael SainsburyAug 8, 2016
A new constitution will replace Thailand's pre-coup parliamentary system. And things don't look good for the country's democracy.
Shakira HusseinAug 8, 20161 Comment
The mass murderer who targeted disabled people in a care facility in Japan said he wanted people with disabilities to "disappear". Our society seems to agree.
Michael SainsburyAug 3, 20161 Comment
Australia should be very afraid of China -- but it is its economic wobbles, not its military might, that should keep Aussies up at night.