Defence
Submarine fiasco the latest in a long list of Coalition military failures

Modern history shows Australia’s Coalition is incapable of effective defence planning and ...  
Nuclear white elephants: Australia’s new submarine deal

The Australian Government is abandoning its French submarine program in favour of a partnership ...  
A reflection of decades of failed U.S. national security policy

A reckoning with America’s failed national security policy is long overdue.  
Afghanistan, ‘anarchy’ and confecting a China threat

An article making a link between International Relations theory, Afghanistan and anarchy is ...  
Afghanistan is a warning of global denialism

As denialism becomes a growing problem around the world, one only needs to consider the Afghani ...  
JOHN PILGER: How the U.S. ruined Afghanistan playing the 'great game'

The situation in Afghanistan is the result of political interference by the United States Gover ...  
Australia must offer permanent protection to Afghan refugees now

The Australian Government needs to show compassion and be flexible towards asylum seekers fleeing ...  
The U.S. State Department sought to control Australian workers

In 1973, Australian workers at the joint Australian-U.S. low-frequency communications base at ...  
Government reliance on army for lockdowns a weak move

The weakness of the Australian Government is on full display in southwest Sydney this week, ...  
Frydenberg's move to block Veteran Suicide Royal Commission

Josh Frydenberg invited veterans and health professionals to submit proposals in what appears to ...  
Talisman Sabre: When the environment becomes collateral damage

A major military training exercise being held in Queensland could spell long-term disaster for the ...  
Joe Biden criticised by Resistance over Iraq/Syria bombing

Joe Biden's authorisation of Middle Eastern airstrikes has drawn criticism from a movement that ...  
Courts' damning verdict on Coalition security adviser's loose use of the truth

John Garnaut has risen from Fairfax journalist to influential security adviser to former PM ...  
The G7, NATO and the demonising of China

The meetings of the G7 and NATO have left no doubt as to the growing strength of a united front ...  
Australia is in denial over one-way relationship with U.S.

Tensions with China resulting in economic sanctions are the result of Australia's blind allegiance ...  
IPAN calls for a fossil-free future — not war

IPAN is calling for the Australian Government to prioritise issues such as the climate crisis over ...  
Australians do not benefit from a war with China

Recent rhetoric on war is more about supporting the highly lucrative defence industry as it is ...  
Government submarine contract sunk and unlikely to resurface

The submarine deal France proudly called 'the contract of the Century' appears to have collap ...  
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