China

Australia’s choice: Chinese trade – or American security?

July 26, 2018 9:04 am

Only 55 per cent of Australians trust Uncle Sam to ‘act responsibly in the world’ — the lowest level recorded in polls.

Are Trump’s tariffs a good idea? The arguments for and against

June 7, 2018 12:35 pm

Yes Supporters of the global free-trade regime that has been built up over the past 25 years like to think…

The mind of Donald Trump, as explained by Anthony Scaramucci

April 13, 2018 12:01 pm

When Anthony Scaramucci announced that he was writing a book about his time with Donald Trump, the joke was that…

A trade war with China sounds terrifying – but the US is doing the right thing

April 2, 2018 2:44 pm

Nobody likes the sound of trade war, and rightly so. China’s new retaliatory tariffs against US products feel like the…

Does anybody care about persecuted Muslims?

March 28, 2018 11:24 pm

Anti-Christian persecution, for so long a great untold story, has started to gain the world’s attention. But the suffering of…

Not my president: meet the Chinese students standing up to Xi Jinping

March 19, 2018 4:18 pm

At last, some students in the West are campaigning for freedom and democracy. Following years of supposedly rad students banning…

China vs America: the espionage story of our time

January 29, 2018 1:00 pm

Why aren’t spy stories sexy anymore? The revelations last year that Beijing destroyed America’s espionage ring inside China a few years ago,…

If China backs Trump on North Korea he won’t like the quid pro quo

November 11, 2017 9:00 am

The first election day since Donald Trump was elected president a year ago brought a funereal mood to Washington that…