Crikey October 2, 2017 4 Comments
The South Korean government demonstrates a flexibility and skill in dealing with all sides in the current difficult situation, writes former Australian ambassador to China Dennis Argall.
Greg Barns September 29, 2017 4 Comments
Earlier this year, the PNG Supreme Court declared Australia's offshore detention program on Manus Island unlawful, expecting Australia would be sufficiently chastened, and take steps to wind back its illegal activities. That, however, is not what happened.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 28, 2017 2 Comments
There is widespread international sympathy for resolving the issue of West Papua, but the hurdles are immense.
Crikey September 25, 2017 8 Comments
Meet Winston Peters, the man currently deciding who will be New Zealand's next prime minister.
Max Chalmers September 22, 2017 1 Comment
Since violence against their friends and family in Myanmar erupted in late August, Lakemba's Rohingya community has convulsed as loved ones disappear.
Guy Rundle September 20, 2017 10 Comments
More tired attacks on universities and cheap tit-for-tat undermine the integrity of free speech in Australia.
Michael Sainsbury September 19, 2017 2 Comments
Suu Kyi needs to find a way to end her galling stasis on the Rohingya. Just maybe, Pope Francis can help her.
Professor Damien Kingsbury September 18, 2017 11 Comments
When Myanmar was a pariah state, many people boycotted it so as to not further line the pockets of the generals and their cronies who controlled the economy. Myanmar's return to committing obscene human rights abuses means we should reinstate this position.
Michael Sainsbury September 13, 2017 28 Comments
Forget the boats. Hundreds of thousands of Chinese people have flooded into Australia, and no one seems to be taking the threat seriously.
Crikey September 12, 2017 2 Comments
Perhaps Cambodia will have a free and open society again someday, but not under the current government. Freelance journalist Mark Tilly reports on the increasingly autocratic dictatorship of Hun Sen.