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China’s soft and sharp power

By Joseph S. Nye China has invested billions of dollars to increase its soft power, but it has recently suffered a backlash in democratic countries. A new report by the National Endowment for Democracy...

The 9th Madeleine Award in the time of The Donald

By Graeme Dobell The heat of the Oz new year is here, heralding our annual Madeleine Award for the use of symbol, stunt, prop, gesture or jest. The envelopes, please, for the 9th awards...

Verified and False Footage of the Iran Protests

By Christiaan Triebert The Islamic Republic of Iran is witnessing the largest anti-government demonstrations since the 2009 presidential elections protests. Via social media, it is possible to get a sense what’s going on, for...

Artificial Intelligence, Prediction and Counter-Terrorism

By Anonymous Invitation Only Research Event 7 Feb 2018 – 15:30 to 17:00 Add to Calendar iCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House London/UK International Security Department Kathleen McKendrick, Chief of General Staff (British Army)...

After liberal world order

By benjamin.horton January 2018 Constance Duncombe and Tim Dunne In recent years claims about the end times of the liberal world order have gathered force, with the talk of order giving way to disruption....

Everyone’s Welcome: Christmas at Tesco – Ella Kiley

By Quilliam Admin A social media backlash calling to boycott Tesco, after their Christmas advert featured Muslims with the tag #EveryonesWelcome, is worrying. It was met with an outraged response from a portion of...

2018 Forecast: Can the Navy Say No?

By Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. WASHINGTON: In 2017, the Navy and Marine Corps hit the wall, with an string of deadly accidents on the sea and in the air. In 2018, we’ll see whether...

Death of Ukrainian Scout Said Unrelated to Battle

By Interpreter Staff Ukraine Day 1416: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. The death of a Ukrainian sr. sergeant who returned from a reconnaissance mission was said to be unrelated to battle. Yesterday’s coverage of the Ukraine...

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