Bernard KeaneJul 31, 20175 Comments
The primary responsibility for NSW Labor's shift on Palestine is the determination of the Israeli government to destroy any possibility of a two-state solution. And it's probably already achieved that.
Derryn HinchJul 31, 201710 Comments
The area Derryn Hinch was in is on the Australian government's official no-go list for tourists, but he was there as part of a parliamentary delegation with Save the Children.
Jul 10, 201711 Comments
We will all know less about the world and hear only more Western-centric news if Al Jazeera is forced to close, writes journalist and media-watcher Christopher Warren.
Michael SainsburyJul 7, 201719 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull -- or, at the very least, his own Foreign Minister Julie Bishop -- is signing up as a paid supporter of the country that effectively funded al-Qaeda and IS.
Professor Damien KingsburyJul 3, 201710 Comments
Should we worry about Syria? Islamic State? Qatar? Saudi Arabia? Yes, but that does not mean total war is imminent.
Charles RichardsonJun 30, 201728 Comments
If you were serious about "regime change" to promote democracy in the Middle East, you would start with Saudi Arabia, not Iran.
Professor Damien KingsburyJun 21, 20173 Comments
Islamic State will almost certainly lose control of Raqqa. But that will not make the Middle East any less complicated.
Irfan YusufJun 8, 20177 Comments
In the fight against Islam, Wahhabism shouldn't be our focus, as we unpack its origins and how it relates to Islamic terror.
Jun 6, 201714 Comments
Palestinians remain under an Israeli regime of house demolitions, ever-expanding illegal settlements and strict controls over daily life, writes freelance journalist Antony Loewenstein.
Jun 1, 20174 Comments
Does this man know anything about history, including his own? Former Australian ambassador to Israel Peter Rodgers wonders at Trump's breathtaking ignorance.