The Teflon Kingdom

Saudi Arabia is confident it can buy out the West, and Australia is happy to oblige

Cooperation takes a back seat at APEC

As tensions between the US and China rise, it’s getting harder for Australia not to take sides

Losing the plot: the American midterms

Caravan conspiracies, dead candidates and a miasma of acrimony … welcome to the 2018 US campaign trail

Australia’s China reset

The rest of the world is watching how we counter Beijing’s campaign of influence

All the way with Donald J?

Australia cannot stay silent about Trump

The Donald visits Europe

What does Trump’s reckless brand of diplomacy mean for Australia?

The end of American diplomacy: Ronan Farrow’s ‘War on Peace’

The Pulitzer Prize winner explains how the State Department’s problems started long before Trump

Seriously scary times

What are the implications of the Trump-Kim summit for America’s allies?

Without America: Australia in the New Asia

Making sense of a new reality and the return of power politics – a Quarterly Essay extract

The new era

Ready or not, China is here