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The Generals’ Gambit: The Military and Democratic Erosion in Duterte’s Philippines By , October 25, 2021
The Prospect of Political Change in Japan – Elections 2021 By , October 25, 2021
Victoria Police Use of Anti-riot Weapons Condemned By , October 21, 2021
Melbourne: The Longest in Lockdown By , October 21, 2021
US Marines on Taiwan: Major Provocation, but Not News By , October 21, 2021
South Korea Launches First Domestically Made Space Rocket By , October 21, 2021
Narrative Traps in India’s Decision-making By , October 19, 2021
Tony Abbott Goes to Taiwan By , October 19, 2021
Funeral Rites for COVID Zero By , October 15, 2021
RCEP to Boost Trade Flows and Supply Chain Network in Asia-Pacific By , October 14, 2021
Robredo’s China Policy: Recognize Arbitral Ruling on West PH Sea First By , October 14, 2021
Uyghur Tribunal: US Lawfare at Its Lowest By , October 13, 2021
The Biden China Initiative, a Flawed and Dysfunctional Policy By , October 13, 2021
Waking Up to Climate Change Dinosaurs By , October 13, 2021
COVIDSafe: The Failure of an App By , October 12, 2021
Moon Jae-in Suggests Ending the Korean War; Pyongyang Agrees, but Says It’s an Unfavourable Time By , October 07, 2021
AUKUS Inadvertently Opens Diplomatic Opportunities for Russia with France & India By , October 07, 2021
US Stealth Jets Become First Fighters to Fly from Japanese Ship Since WWII By , October 07, 2021
What Does India Get Out of Being Part of ‘The Quad’? By , October 07, 2021
Loss of Oil Palm Permits Leaves Papuan Villages Uncertain and Fearful By , October 06, 2021
Taiwan: Tensions with China Worst in Four Decades By , October 06, 2021
What Biden Told the Indians By , October 05, 2021
Are US War Plans with China Taking Shape? By , October 05, 2021
Nuclear Terrorist Australia, UK & US AUKUS Alliance Threatens Humanity By , October 05, 2021
The Impact of Urban Evacuation in Japan During World War II By , October 04, 2021
Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place: U.S. Marines in Okinawa Discharge PFAS into the Sewers By , September 29, 2021
Not Just About Subs, AUKUS Expands US Military Footprint in Australia, Too By , September 29, 2021
Video: The Reality of Human Rights in Australia By , September 29, 2021
Australian Government Shuts Down Melbourne Construction Sites Amid Protests over Vaccine Mandates By , September 24, 2021
AUKUS Sub Deal Splits ASEAN into Pro and Anti Camps By , September 23, 2021
The Revenge of White Colonialism Motivates the AUKUS Alliance Against China By , September 23, 2021
AUKUS vs China: Inching Toward War By , September 22, 2021
Australia’s New Anti-China Alliance By , September 22, 2021
Morrison’s Dangerous Fantasies Represent a Danger to Australia’s Future By , September 22, 2021
The Right to Clean Air in Jakarta By , September 21, 2021
US Encircling China on Multiple New Cold War Fronts By , September 20, 2021
Why Is Southeast Asia So Concerned About AUKUS and Australia’s Plans for Nuclear Submarines? By , September 20, 2021
South Korea: Combating the COVID-19 Regime in Seoul One Step at a Time By , September 19, 2021
Nuclear White Elephants: Australia’s New Submarine Deal By , September 16, 2021
North Korea’s New Cruise Missile: Built to Threaten or Because of Threats? By , September 15, 2021
US-Singapore Relations: Being of Use vs. Being Used By , September 09, 2021
Australia: Weaponized Refugees and Hybrid Attacks By , September 07, 2021
In the Name of ‘Public Safety’ Australia Descends Into a Nightmarish Orwellian Police State By , September 06, 2021
US vs. China: Where Does Vietnam Stand? By , September 06, 2021
Video: Australia’s Controversial Spy Bill in ‘Contempt of Democracy’ By , September 03, 2021
Media Coverage of Fukushima, Ten Years Later By , September 02, 2021
China Announces Massive Greening Plan to Achieve Carbon Goals By , September 02, 2021
China to Require Foreign Vessels to Report in ‘Territorial Waters’ By , August 31, 2021
Aussies Hoping for a Repeat of 1979 Truckie Blockade when the Government Backed Down to Truckers’ Demands By , August 30, 2021
Taliban Victory May Strengthen Pakistan in Dispute for Kashmir By , August 30, 2021
Quad Meets the “Saigon Moment” By , August 27, 2021
Deforestation Surge Continues Amid Deepening Uncertainty in Myanmar By , August 24, 2021
Pakistan Shifts Gears on China’s Belt and Road By , August 24, 2021
Indian Bar Association Sues WHO Scientist over Ivermectin By , August 24, 2021
US-Taiwan Arms Deal Undermines Not Upholds the Island’s Security By , August 18, 2021
The Danger of Anti-China Rhetoric By , August 12, 2021
Planned Dam in Philippine National Park Catches Flak from Activists, Officials By , August 11, 2021
Singapore PM Warns US Against Hard Line Toward China By , August 11, 2021
Olympics: Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga Running Out of Time to Shine By , August 11, 2021
Indonesia’s Coal Phaseout Is Just More Business as Usual, Report Says By , August 10, 2021
Will India & Iran Ally with Kabul Against the Taliban? By , August 09, 2021
US-led Information War Targets Southeast Asia (and China) By , August 09, 2021
The US-Japanese Alliance Against China Risks World War By , August 05, 2021
Video: US Government-Funded Media in Malaysia: “Malaysiakini” By , August 05, 2021
US Pursuing ‘Integrated Deterrence’ Strategy in Asia-Pacific Region, Says Austin By , August 05, 2021
India Maintains Pragmatic International Posture, but US Demands Stronger Alignment By , August 03, 2021
Yi Hak-nae and the Burma–Thailand Railway By , August 03, 2021
US Hopes to Turn Philippines into Military Outpost Aimed Against China By , August 02, 2021
Pest Plants and Animals Cost Australia Around $25 Billion a Year – And It Will Get Worse By and , July 30, 2021
China, Japan, Mongolia: Ongoing Cooperation and Russia’s Stabilizing Role By , July 30, 2021
Blinken’s Single-point Agenda in Delhi – China By , July 30, 2021
How Far Would Japan Really Go to Defend Taiwan? By , July 29, 2021
Modi Government’s Economic Policies Pose an Existential Threat to Backward Communities that Must be Resisted By , July 29, 2021
US Fingerprints on Terrorism Aimed at China-Pakistan Economic Corridor By , July 29, 2021
If US Can’t Have Myanmar, No One Will By , July 27, 2021
Six Decades of US-Japanese Government Collusion in Bringing Nuclear Weapons to Japan By and , July 20, 2021
Xi’s APEC Speech Reveals Extent of Health Silk Road, Regional & Global Integration Plans By , July 20, 2021
Climate Change and the Pacific Islands: ‘When the Land Disappears, We Will All Disappear’ By , July 19, 2021
Pakistan’s Geo-economics Is Working Well By , July 19, 2021
China: The Forgotten Nuclear Power No More By , July 16, 2021