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Brexit by way of Beckett

This week in Side View: your street in the Cretaceous Period, waiting for Brexit, the world's worst phone company and yes, you can ignore TikTok.

Trump is right on Syria — it’s time to stop the ‘Endless Wars’

Donald Trump is rarely right, and consistently inconsistent, but his resistance to 'Endless Wars' is sensible, as the hysterical reaction to his Syria decision reveals.

Happy warmonger Trump joins the circle of a perpetual war

While the foreign policy establishment applauds Trump's conversion to military intervention, they never ask the question of why the War on Terror has been such a spectacular failure.

Eddie Hayson's weird homophobic rant ... eggplant wars ... F-35 fuel tanks collapsing ...

Tips and rumours

Eddie Hayson's weird homophobic rant ... eggplant wars ... F-35 fuel tanks collapsing ...

Turnbull wants to bring in indefinite detention

Malcolm Turnbull has flagged tough new anti-terrorism laws that could mean convicted terrorists are jailed indefinitely.

Chilcot Inquiry: how Blair deliberately made the terror threat worse

Tony Blair deliberately made his country less safe from the threat of terrorism in an effort to make a political point, the Chilcot Inquiry shows.

ABC takes up arms in the culture war over ‘radical Islam’ tweet

Is it the job of the public broadcaster to weigh in on official channels about the term "radical Islam"?

Turnbull contradicts the ‘slaughter our way to peace’ crowd

Malcolm Turnbull's comments on Syria reflect an understanding of context and the role of western foreign policy in creating terrorism. Both are anathema to the hard Right.

From unilateral military action to involving Syria and Russia, there are numerous theories as to the best way to defeat the terrorist threat of Islamic State.

How the West can defeat Islamic State

From unilateral military action to involving Syria and Russia, there are numerous theories as to the best way to defeat the terrorist threat of Islamic State.

If we think Islamic State is the epitome of evil and must be stopped, why do we then threaten those who try to stop it?

Rundle: Reece Harding was a hero, this government a sleazy absurdity

If we think Islamic State is the epitome of evil and must be stopped, why do we then threaten those who try to stop it?

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