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Dirty money? The 'corrupt' Malaysian pollie who bought into Adelaide Uni

Dirty money? The 'corrupt' Malaysian pollie who bought into Adelaide Uni

Jarni BlakkarlyJul 21, 20161 Comment

Adelaide Uni is in damage control over its links to Taib Mahmud, writes freelance journalist Jarni Blakkarly.

Tomorrow, the world: China is steadily buying off south-east Asia

Tomorrow, the world: China is steadily buying off south-east Asia

Michael SainsburyJul 18, 20166 Comments

It’s now publicly clear what observers have known for some time: China is trying to economically annex poorer nations.

The Chinese surveillance company safeguarding Australian democracy

The Chinese surveillance company safeguarding Australian democracy

Bernard Keane and Asher WolfJul 15, 20166 Comments

A company at the very heart of the China's draconian security regime is helping guard our ballot papers, courtesy of a contract with the Australian Electoral Commission, write Bernard Keane and Asher Wolf.

To hell with lost trade, Australia needs to stand up to China -- and soon

To hell with lost trade, Australia needs to stand up to China -- and soon

Michael SainsburyJul 14, 201612 Comments

Australia should be showing courage and leadership on an issued that has triggered a regional arms race: the conflict in the South China Sea.

Australia must help fight the death penalty in Asia

Australia must help fight the death penalty in Asia

John CoyneJul 7, 2016

Australia needs a consistent and pragmatic national strategy that outlines its policy approaches to consistently addressing the death penalty challenge, writes John Coyne from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute.

Everyone rejoice, Manus Island is 'open and free'!

John MartinkusJun 30, 20162 Comments

Didn't you hear Julie Bishop? Manus Island is open and free! Asylum seekers rejoice! Foreign correspondent John Martinkus reports that nothing could be further than the truth.

China will eat UK for Brexit

China will eat UK for Brexit

Michael SainsburyJun 29, 2016

China-UK economic relations are up in the air after Brexit. Some commentators say that if the UK economy does nose dive, China will pile in with offers of financial support and pick off cheap assets.

Conflict in South China Sea an ominous background to this election

Conflict in South China Sea an ominous background to this election

Michael SainsburyJun 27, 2016

If China's war games in the South China Sea invoke the wrath of Indonesia, Australia is in for a bumpy and dangerous ride on the geopolitical rollercoaster.

We need to talk about China

We need to talk about China

Michael SainsburyJun 21, 20163 Comments

Whoever wins on July 2 will have to start having grown-up conversations with Australians about China.

The complicated ethics of <em>Dateline</em>'s <em>Married at 13</em>

The complicated ethics of Dateline's Married at 13

Myriam RobinJun 14, 20163 Comments

Married at 13, set to air on SBS' Dateline, raises difficult questions about how much journalists should intervene.

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