Australia's submarines: Bad politics can lead to good policy

We're often told good policy is good politics. Sometimes however what seems like terrible politics can create good policy. So it is this month with Australia's submarines, writes ANDREW CARR.

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The time is right for a new foreign policy blueprint

To meet global challenges and ensure national interests, Australia needs to develop a coherent foreign policy narrative, writes Michael Wesley.

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Reaping the rewards of research

Strongly connected to the migrant experience while growing up, a PhD candidate is already receiving recognition for her research on asylum seeker policy.

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Carly Gordyn. Photo by James Walsh.

Time for a new China vision

China is not seeking to break the rules of global order, writes Stuart Harris.

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Western thinking shouldn't mean frosty relations with China. Photo by AFP.

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