• We can’t combat China’s ‘grey zone’ war while polarised0

    China is gearing up for global competition with a Biden-led United States. That’s reducing Australia’s room to move. But it also makes it more important for us to get right the things we can control. To make smarter China choices, Australia should change the way it debates, formulates and implements China policy. See Original Article…

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  • should the 2021 Tokyo Olympics go ahead? 

    should the 2021 Tokyo Olympics go ahead? 0

    Athletes and officials are pushing for them to happen. But with cases surging and thousands set to attend, the people of Tokyo aren’t so sure. Australian Olympic swimmer Cate Campbell (Image: AP/Lee Jin-man) A countdown in yellow and green on the Australian Olympics website shows there are just 185 days until the Tokyo Olympics are

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  • Woodside leads the pack in fossil fuel political donation spree

    Woodside leads the pack in fossil fuel political donation spree0

    A massive cash splash from Woodside Energy has coincided with a run of favourable decisions and pledges from the government. Minister for Resources Keith Pitt and a Woodside Energy development (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch; Woodside Energy) Political donations are a blunt instrument for wielding power and influence — there’s no guarantee that putting money into political

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