Mahir Ali

China syndrome

China syndrome

Beijing intends to add the security rules to the playbook.

Published May 27, 2020 06:35am
Other afflictions

Other afflictions

The virus of hate will be with us long after the pandemic.

Published May 20, 2020 06:59am
The way out

The way out

Covid-19 has wreaked more devastation among richer nations.

Published May 13, 2020 06:27am
Nazi nightmare

Nazi nightmare

The World War II narrative remains contested territory.

Published May 06, 2020 04:48am
Lenin’s legacy

Lenin’s legacy

His arrival at Petrograd marked the start of a global transformation.

Published Apr 22, 2020 06:09am
Exit, stage left

Exit, stage left

The anti-Sanders conspiracy went according to plan.

Updated Apr 15, 2020 11:37am
Verse remedies

Verse remedies

Wordsworth’s best verse will no doubt endure.

Published Apr 08, 2020 07:00am
Foolish notions

Foolish notions

Trump is a constant reminder that truth is stranger than fiction.

Published Apr 01, 2020 06:29am
Beyond the disease

Beyond the disease

The profiteering is not restricted to individuals.

Published Mar 25, 2020 05:37am
In crisis mode

In crisis mode

Where the disease will spread next is uncertain.

Published Mar 18, 2020 07:01am
Royal family feud

Royal family feud

There have been rumours MBS acted to pre-empt a palace coup.

Updated Mar 11, 2020 07:40am
Irrational passions

Irrational passions

Even the darkest clouds can appear with a silver lining.

Published Mar 04, 2020 06:59am
Conflict of interest

Conflict of interest

Overall, it’s not hard to empathise with the Taliban demand for an American withdrawal.

Updated Feb 26, 2020 07:45am
When China sneezes

When China sneezes

Economically, whatever happens in China reverberates across the world.

Updated Mar 03, 2020 06:17pm
Democratic deficit

Democratic deficit

The evaluation of Sanders still rings true 20 years later.

Published Feb 12, 2020 06:58am
The next Nakba

The next Nakba

Global outrage has been conspicuous by its absence.

Published Feb 05, 2020 07:31am
Brazil nuts

Brazil nuts

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro repertoire ranges across racism, misogyny, homophobia and climate change denial.

Updated Jan 29, 2020 08:19am
Never again?

Never again?

We are drifting down a slope that leads to the ghosts of Hitler and Stalin.

Published Jan 22, 2020 07:12am
Australia aflame

Australia aflame

The extent of the fires is unprecedented in living memory.

Published Jan 15, 2020 07:03am