Defence
Why does mainstream media sing from the same songsheet?

An informed population is a central safeguard of democracy, hence the need for a ...  
If Australia has switched enemies in Syria, who and why are we fighting?

If Australia has switched enemies, as our allies apparently have done, who and why ...  
How many Arabs have we killed?

If we engage in illegal military incursions, shouldn't we document the loss of ...  
Mungo MacCallum: Turnbull's klutsy start to 2017 with Indonesia and Israel

Turnbull's handling of the spat with Indonesia and the fallout over the UN resol ...  
Despite China's growing influence, it's still all the way with the USA for Turnbull

Post Trump, as Asian-Pacific alliances shift, is it time for Australia to re-eva ...  
EXCLUSIVE: FOI documents expose Australia's unlawful invasion of Syria

'Make no mistake: we unlawfully invaded a sovereign state.' ~ ​​​​​​ ...  
John Pilger's new film: The Coming War on China

John Pilger’s new film, The Coming War on China, examines the ominous war ...  
Counter-terrorism 'lawfare' and the ADF's covert security war

Counter-terrorism "lawfare" and the lead-agency "debate” — how the ADF is win ...  
Castro is dead — long live the King?

Castro's death has inspired grief and celebration, but it is the death of his ...  
Mungo MacCallum: Turnbull, Trump and the sacrament of the U.S. alliance

Mungo MacCallum analyses the miring of Turnbull to the U.S. alliance in light of ...  
Australian Defence in a world of Payne — or is that Pyne?

Payne and Pyne can't decide who is the ranking minister, but Australia's Defence ...  
U.S. Democrat HQ computer hacking by Russians raises cybersecurity concern

Paul McNeil discusses the recent hacking of Democrat HQ by Russians and the i ...  
Syrial killers! The world at war with itself

In the theatre of war, destruction and terrorism that sweeps across Syria and ...  
Was Syrian air strike a 'mistake'? And why does Australia loyally plead guilty?

Was the Coalition airstrike on Syria really a mistake and why is Australia accep ...  
Afghanistan: Australia's forgotten war

James O'Neill analyses Australia's involvement in "the longest war", which co ...  
Coalition's bad judgement call in South China Sea dispute

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's comments about China's position in the South ...  
What are we doing in Syria?

Kellie Tranter believes Australians have a right to know why our troops are ...  
Life after Chilcot

Pressure over the Chilcot Report is mounting for Tony Blair but with the ICC's ...  
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