Month: September 2018

International students – peace offerings or security threats?

The decision to exclude international students from interning at the Parliament House is unlikely to improve Australia’s security significantly, Nathan Attrill writes.

Building Taiwan is more than just independence

Taiwanese youth are increasingly identifying with Taiwan and not China, but President Tsai Ing-wen must continue to grapple with the People’s Republic of China (PRC) […]

Is the time right for Australia and Japan to become formal allies?

Should Australia and Japan sign a defence treaty to challenge China’s military rise? Luke Courtois argues that such a move would send a very poor […]

Decoding the Trump-Kim Summit: what happened, and what is to come?

North Korea has vowed to take steps towards denuclearisation, but evidence shows we shouldn’t hold our breath. The shortfalls of the summit in June leave […]