Wednesday 16 October 2019

"We're in a Permanent Coup" - Matt Taibbi

Matt Taibbi's is a great piece, but I fear he he is only scratching the surface, Still, it is a start:

Here is my take on the establishment media:

Sunday 13 October 2019

Caroline B. Glick defends Trump's Syria policy

Sultan Erdogan gives the Muslim Brotherhood salute
Click makes a reasonable argument but I am yet to be convinced:  Glick blames "the Pentagon" for failing to re-think America's relationship with Erdogan's Turkey, but should not that kind of re-do come from the Oval Office? I am just reading that Turkish alliance troops have now "liberated" over 700 Islamic State fighters from a prison in northern Turkey. Why should we be surprised?   

Sunday 6 October 2019

China and its Australian Apologists

Democracy Wall, 1979: Photograph by Daryl McCann

Here is an essay I wrote for Quadrant magazine, October 2019, which has just come out from behind the paywall:

Here is a photographic essay on China 1979:

Thursday 3 October 2019

Communist China Downunder

Here is my latest article for the Salisbury Review, which appears in the Autumn 2019 edition of this British magazine: