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How Bob Carr -- and our unis -- came to love China (and its money)

How Bob Carr -- and our unis -- came to love China (and its money)

Michael SainsburyOct 4, 20165 Comments

Who can forget the screams about the proposed "Consensus Centre" run by climate change sceptic Bjorn Lomborg? But our universities are chock-full of "Confucius Institutes" meant to peddle the Chinese Communist Party's soft power.

RBA, not govt, correctly assesses real China threat

RBA, not govt, correctly assesses real China threat

Michael SainsburyAug 3, 20162 Comments

Australia should be very afraid of China -- but it is its economic wobbles, not its military might, that should keep Aussies up at night.

China as repressive as ever, but Australia lacks Hawke's moral fibre

China as repressive as ever, but Australia lacks Hawke's moral fibre

Michael SainsburyJun 6, 20165 Comments

On the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre Australia needs a politician to stand up to China, as Bob Hawke did. But pollies with that moral rectitude are thin on the ground.

Turnbull to keep whirlwind China trip just business

Turnbull to keep whirlwind China trip just business

Michael SainsburyMar 29, 20164 Comments

Australia's relationship with China is somewhat fraught at the moment, so Turnbull will have to walk a fine line to keep the discussion strictly business.

Red scare: China won't save us, ChAFTA or no

Michael SainsburyDec 14, 20152 Comments

With the resources boom ending, don't expect agriculture and "services" to save Australia's bacon.

Maybe baby? China's two-child policy too little, too late

Maybe baby? China's two-child policy too little, too late

Michael SainsburyNov 3, 20155 Comments

Relaxing its one-child policy is not going to be enough to save China's economy.

China and Australia both need reform, but only Turnbull can pull it off

China and Australia both need reform, but only Turnbull can pull it off

Michael SainsburyOct 29, 20153 Comments

It takes a particular set of circumstances to actually achieve genuine economic reform -- and luckily for Malcolm Turnbull, he has them all.

Sainsbury: Australia's racist response to ChAFTA could come back to bite

Sainsbury: Australia's racist response to ChAFTA could come back to bite

Michael SainsburyOct 23, 20155 Comments

Both Labor and the Coalition have been running racist campaigns, and China has noticed. But it's about to get a lot worse.

When Barry met Xi Dada: China's economy, human rights and cyber warfare on the table

When Barry met Xi Dada: China's economy, human rights and cyber warfare on the table

Michael SainsburySep 25, 2015

Australia should follow the Chinese President's visit to the United States very closely.

Japan tries to re-militarise, China seethes, Australia caught in the middle

Japan tries to re-militarise, China seethes, Australia caught in the middle

Michael SainsburyAug 17, 20156 Comments

Relations between Japan and China, never very good, are at a low point. And Australia is picking sides.

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