Archive: Commentary

Turkey in Syria

The Kurds, the Russians, and democracy in Turkey

Carbon Leakage and Creative Accounting

Reassessing Australia’s emissions profile

We Are Not Monkeys!, by Peter Arndt

As Indonesian brutality intensifies, the Papuan struggle for independence reaches a crisis

Before the Next Massacre, by Christopher Houston

Cultural supremacism or shared ordinariness?

Exterminating the Other: The Christchurch massacre, Islamophobia, and settler colonialism

From frontier wars and Indigenous genocides to the global war on terror to mass shootings of synagogues and mosques, extra-legal and exceptionalist violence abounds where whiteness is structured in narratives of its own decline and even reversal.

The Unspoken ‘Wog’ Slur, by Gavin Lewis

Britain’s neoliberal media and New Imperialism

The Basin and the Kill, by Stefano de Pieri

A devastating combination: agribusiness, political bastardry and complacency

Teaching to the SET, by Grazyna Zajdow

The student as consumer and monitoring academic staff

Industrial Relations Pantomime, by Frances Flanagan

The CFMEU reprieve and the Coalition’s culture war

Policy Capture in the Murray-Darling Basin, by Daniel Connell

The retreat from sustainable river management and prospects for change

Trump’s Sideswipe, by Ihab Shalbak

Palestinian refugees and UNRWA

Trying to Set Up GetUp?, by Amanda Tattersall

‘Associated entity’ or mass social movement?