Oceania

Australia's nuclear industry has a shameful history of 'radioactive racism' that dates from the British bomb tests in the 1950s, The same attitudes persist today with plans to dump over half a million tonnes of nuclear waste on Aboriginal lands.
It is election time in Australia, and the electioneering took a remarkable turn Thursday night with announcements that the Australian Federal Police had raided the offices of the opposition Australian Labor Party,
Australia has the world’s largest known uranium deposits – about 28 percent – and is the world’s third largest exporter of uranium with nearly 7,000 tonnes a year.
Nimble Failure: The Australian COVID-19 Vaccination Program By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 12, 2021
Cancelling Art: Australia’s “Dark Mofo” and the Offended Classes By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 30, 2021
Coming to the Playing Field: Biden Puts Australia First. “Buttering Up” Allies against China By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 22, 2021
The First-Ever Quad Leadership Summit (US, Australia, India, Japan) Confirmed the Bloc’s Anti-China Purpose By Andrew Korybko, March 16, 2021
Video: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation. Helen Caldicott By Dr. Helen Caldicott and Michael Welch, March 10, 2021
Australian Uranium Fuelled Fukushima By Jim Green and David Noonan, March 10, 2021
Refriended in Defeat: Australia Strikes a Deal with Facebook By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 24, 2021
Can Mining Giant Rio Tinto Be Trusted? Environmental Contamination in Madagascar By Yvonne Orengo, February 18, 2021
Julian Assange, WikiLeaks and Australia’s Complicity By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 13, 2021
Same Procedure as Every Year: The Story of “Dinner for One” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 03, 2021
Prosecution of Alleged War Crimes: Need for Afghan Voices in Australian Judicial Process By Dr. Melinda Rankin and Dr. Jacinta OHagan, December 21, 2020
Australian War Crimes in Afghanistan Go All the Way to the Top By Keith Lamb, December 02, 2020
Skewed Responsibility: Australian War Crimes in Afghanistan By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 24, 2020
It’s Time for the US to Face Its War Crimes By Joe Lauria, November 23, 2020
GM Canola Persists 20 Years after Field Trials Ended in Tasmania By Third World Network and John Paull, November 09, 2020
Australian Journalist Identified as Ukrainian Spy in Malaysian Airlines MH17 Prosecution Leak By John Helmer, November 05, 2020
Australia’s Harshest Lockdown Restrictions and the Sawing of the Djab Wurrung People’s Sacred “Directions Tree” By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 02, 2020
Impunity and Carefree Violence: Australia’s Special Forces in Afghanistan By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 26, 2020
Australia, Tarnished Crown: Finding the Thorns of a Gambling Empire By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 23, 2020
Dropped Prosecutions: The Afghan Files, Public Interest Journalism By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 18, 2020
The Indo-Pacific “Quad” Alliance (Australia, Japan, US, India) Holds Summit as U.S. Pushes for More Aggression against China By Walter Smolarek, October 09, 2020
Omnibus Collisions: Coronavirus Policing and Overreach in Victoria By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 09, 2020
Dean Jones: Life of a Cricketing Entertainer By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 28, 2020
Australia Ill-Equipped to Face the Challenges of the Emerging New World Order By James ONeill, September 26, 2020
Rio Tinto Mining and the Destruction of Aboriginal Juukan Cave Heritage. A Loss to Humanity By Prof. Sam Ben-Meir, September 22, 2020
Dangerous Streamlining: Emergencies, Militarisation and Civil Liberties By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 21, 2020
Video: “Australians Must Know the Truth – This Virus Is Not a Pandemic”‘: Alan Jones By Alan Jones, September 17, 2020
US Wants to Convert QUAD into “Asian NATO” By Paul Antonopoulos, September 08, 2020
Australian Government’s Own Website Admits COVID Tests Are Totally Unreliable By Dr. David James, September 07, 2020
Pandemic Reflexes: Lockdowns and Arrests in Victoria, Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 06, 2020
Is the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) (US, Australia, India, Japan) Intent on Provoking Proxy War with China in the Solomon Islands? By Andrew Korybko, September 04, 2020
Facebook Threats and News Opportunities By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, September 02, 2020
US Seeks Formal Alliance Similar to NATO with India, Japan and Australia By Robert Delaney, September 02, 2020
Geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific Region: Strategic Cooperation between Indonesia and India By Uriel Araujo, August 26, 2020
Free Speech be Damned: Joshua Krook and the Australian Public Service By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 25, 2020
Medical Fascism: Australia Plans to Make Covid-19 Vaccine ‘as Mandatory as Possible’ Once Proven Safe By Samantha Maiden and Charis Chang, August 20, 2020
Google’s Open Letter: Fighting Australia’s News Media Bargaining Code By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 18, 2020
Letters from Melbourne: A ‘Ghost Town Police State’ Under Brutal COVID Lockdown By Robert Bridge, August 15, 2020
Don’t Stigmatise the Nuke! Opponents of the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 11, 2020
Australia: Willing Pawn in US Conflict with China By Tony Cartalucci, August 09, 2020
State of Pandemic Disaster in Australia: Victoria Moves into Stage Four By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 04, 2020
Australia-US (AUSMIN) Strategic Consultations. What To Do About China and the South China Sea By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 03, 2020
Dangerous Crossroads: Australian Government Signs Up to US Military, Diplomatic and Economic Confrontation with China By Mike Head, July 30, 2020
The CIA Coup Against ‘The Most Loyal Ally’ Is History’s Warning in 2020 By John Pilger, June 04, 2020
COVID-19 Timeline Exposes Falsehood of US and US Lackey Australian Anti-China Blame Game By Gideon Polya, May 21, 2020
Australia: Greasing the Revolving Door: Palantir Recruits Down Under By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, May 13, 2020
Morrison’s Adventurism Could Damage China-Australia Relations Beyond Repair By Chen Hong, April 30, 2020
The Coronavirus State: New Zealand and Authoritarian Rumblings By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 11, 2020
UK- Australia COVID-19 Deaths, Deprivation Deaths in Developing Countries, Indigenous Avoidable Deaths By Gideon Polya, April 08, 2020
University Bailouts, Funding and Coronavirus By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 06, 2020
Signing In and Dropping Out: Coronavirus and the Virtual University By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 01, 2020
80% of Australia’s COV-19 Cases Are “Imported”, Mostly From the U.S.: Prime Minister Morrison By CGTN, March 23, 2020
COVID-19 Pandemic and Coronavirus Suppression – Should Schools Close? By Gideon Polya, March 23, 2020
Australia Willing to be the U.S. Policeman in the Pacific By Paul Antonopoulos, March 20, 2020
Coronavirus Offerings and Job Losses: University Reliance on China Bites By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 11, 2020
Coronavirus and “Pandemic Pantries”. Fear Campaign Triggers Stockpiling of Emergency Supplies By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 05, 2020
Daring to Kiss: Coronavirus and the Butterfly Effect By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, March 04, 2020
Veteran Journalist Andrew Fowler Denounces Australian Government’s Refusal to Defend Assange By Andrew Fowler, Richard Phillips, and James Cogan, February 23, 2020
The Priorities of General Motors: Ditching Australia’s Holden Cars By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 19, 2020
Methane Leakage Makes Australia a World Leading Per Capita Greenhouse Gas Polluter By Gideon Polya, February 19, 2020
Intelligence Spats: Australia, Britain and Huawei By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 17, 2020
Three Extraordinary Australian Journalists: Burchett, Pilger and Assange By Rick Sterling, February 09, 2020
New Zealand’s Hidden Role at the Biggest US Bombing Base in the Middle East By Darius Shahtahmasebi, February 04, 2020
Looking Back: I Had No Idea, Back in the 1960s, That This Would be the “Shape of the World to Come” By Eric Waddell, January 29, 2020
First Blow for Post-Brexit Britain as Australia Rejects Trade Deal By Jack Peat, January 10, 2020
Medical Doctors Issue Urgent Australian Appeal to Save Julian Assange By Doctors for Assange, December 16, 2019
Through the Yellow Looking Glass: Australia’s China Wars By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 22, 2019
New Zealand Even Hand against Palestine: Jacinda Adern, that Tweet, and Gaza By Julie Webb-Pullman, November 19, 2019
Incinerating Logic: Bush Fires and Climate Change in Australia By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, November 12, 2019
Australia’s Organic Industry Could be Sacrificed for the Sake of Unregulated GMO Tech By medianet, November 12, 2019
The African Swine Fever Outbreak, Devastating Impacts on Food Supply By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 16, 2019
A Coalition of Support: Parliamentarians for Julian Assange By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 15, 2019
University Woes: Academics and Scholarship in Crisis. The Managerial Class Gets Uppity By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 13, 2019
Papua New Guinea New Leader James Marape’s Ambitious Vision: Make His Country “The Richest Black Christian Nation on Earth”? By Andrew Korybko, September 08, 2019
Several Reasons Why West Papua Should Get Its Freedom… Immediately! By Andre Vltchek, September 02, 2019
Anti-China Witch-hunt Targets Australian Universities By Oscar Grenfell, August 27, 2019
Fast Bowling, Concussions and Jofra Archer By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 21, 2019
Australian Investigative Journalist Exposes Mainstream Media Betrayal of Assange By Oscar Grenfell, August 21, 2019
Australia’s Pacific Play: Denying Climate Change and Boosting China’s Threat By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 14, 2019
Mobility and Maginot Lines: China Hysteria Down Under By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, August 09, 2019