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While making a political show of turning away migrant children at the border, Texas Governor Rick Perry has offered “honorary citizenship” to a right-wing Australian author.
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
The lumbering aircraft carrier known as the United States should be executing a pivot that lives up to its name: a shift from the martial to the pacific.
Former law professor Barack Obama went into surprising depth on issues of war and peace during his fifth State of the Union address. Here's how he should grade himself.
Thomas Friedman once said the hidden hand of the market needs the hidden fist of the military. The TPP and the Obama administration's Pacific Pivot pack both.
Australian politicians are discovering the perils of treating their country like a U.S. military base.
Gareth Evans felt a Responsibility to Protect his checkered record.
Australia is rapidly re-posturing in the face of a militarized East Asia.
Prime Minister Gillard's call for the abolition of nuclear weapons had its origins in a powerhouse international 2008 commission.
New leaders in Australia and South Korea could mean a shift in geopolitical weight in Asia.