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Columnist: BINOY KAMPMARK

Terms of Condescension: The Language of Australias Pacific Family

Terms of Condescension: The Language of Australia’s "Pacific Family"

Jul 2, 2022 | Feature Article

When will this nonsense on familial connection between Australia and the Pacific end? In 2018, Australia rsquo;s the ...

Jun 30, 2022 | Feature Article

Instances of sympathy are rarely excuses to throw out the rule book. In the case of the European Union, throwing out ...

Jun 29, 2022 | Feature Article

American exceptionalism can be a dreary thing, and no more so than each time a US president promotes the country rsq ...

Jun 28, 2022 | Feature Article

It did not take long for the new Australian Labor government to flex its muscle foolishly in response to the large c ...

Jun 26, 2022 | Feature Article

It looks all too eerily similar as a method: the expulsion of individuals from their home, the demolition of said ho ...

Jun 23, 2022 | Feature Article

Hollywood, like the US press, has not been spared the influential hand of government. Under the mask of various proj ...

Jun 21, 2022 | Feature Article

A sordid enterprise, nasty, crude and needless. But the World Cup 2022 will be, should anyone bother watching it, st ...

Jun 18, 2022 | Feature Article

The only shock about the UK Home Secretary rsquo;s decision regarding Julian Assange was that it did not come sooner ...

Jun 14, 2022 | Feature Article

ldquo;Keep Ithaka always in your mind. Arriving there is where you rsquo;re destined for. rdquo; - C. P. Cavafy, tr ...

Jun 13, 2022 | Feature Article

The United States remains a country of tenacious faith. The nature of that faith stretches from the digital pulpits ...

Jun 11, 2022 | Feature Article

June 10 bore witness to a valiant effort on the part of refugee groups and a trade union to stop what promises to be ...

Jun 8, 2022 | Feature Article

On June 3, Judge Santiago Pedraz of Spain rsquo;s national court, the Audienca Nacional,

Jun 7, 2022 | Feature Article

For a country experiencing its worst economic crisis since gaining independence in 1948, the picture of a touring te ...

Jun 5, 2022 | Feature Article

The platinum jubilee will bore and cause some to yawn. It might certainly agitate the republican spleen in the fourt ...

Jun 3, 2022 | Feature Article

After having a few lunches with Australia rsquo;s then opposition leader, Anthony Albanese, John Shipton felt reason ...

Jun 2, 2022 | Feature Article

Complacency has been the hallmark of NATO expansion. Over time, it has even become a form of derision, notably direc ...

About Author
Dr. Binoy Kampmark was a Commonwealth Scholar at Selwyn College, Cambridge. He lectures at RMIT University, Melbourne. Email: [email protected]

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