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The importance of making up with China

Political tensions with China have been escalating, but there's still time for Australia to make ...  
COVID-19 demands a social democratic response, not a neoliberal disaster

Across the world, social democracies have fared much better than countries ruled by neoliberalism ...  
75 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the arms race isn't over

The twin bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, 1945 are always moments that ...  
Poor decisions are wrecking Australia’s economy, not the virus

Australians don’t have far to look to see governments effectively guiding their economies ...  
The fashion industry: When racism walks down the runway

Rather than capitalising on contemporary issues for profit, the fashion industry must stand with ...  
Australia sides with U.S. in South China Sea dispute

As tensions rise in the South China Sea, Australia has closely engaged with Washington's anti-C ...  
What happens if Donald Trump gets beaten in November?

President Trump is confident of another win at the next election, but polls show it could be time ...  
President Trump struggles for a winning image as losing looks likely

Trump is attempting to sow doubt and division among U.S. voters in a last-ditch campaign to regain ...  
July numbers prove pandemic progress

Countries successfully controlling the coronavirus are in all regions of the world, although ...  
Australia the big winner from Trump’s disastrous trade wars

The latest trade figures for Australia are exceptionally good. So why no celebration? Alan Austin ...  
Protesters camp out the Kangaroo Point Central Hotel to free asylum seekers

Protesters, led by Refugee Solidarity Meanjin, have blockaded the Kangaroo Point Central Hotel in ...  
Palestinian women most affected by COVID-19 and annexation

COVID-19 and Israeli annexation pose new challenges to civil society and community participation ...  
Human rights are not selective rights

Australia is in need of stronger bipartisan policy against human rights abusers, a move condoned ...  
Questions remain over U.S. and CIA role in Whitlam's dismissal

Archives from the White House and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) would shed more light on ...  
Trump, the pandemic and the News Corp misinformation machine

Recent events in the U.S., Australia and the UK have heightened the urgency of the community ...  
Morrison's more aggressive military stance only antagonises

Morrison’s latest $270 billion military funding“update” is a misplaced policy that antago ...  
Racism, neo-colonialism and 'whitewashing'

This social moment shouldn't be used to disempower black people from addressing issues of syste ...  
Black Lives Matter and the fight for genuine reform

In the wake of George Floyd's murder the discourse around police violence has shifted dramatic ...  
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