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Music Event: Around the World in 80 Keys

COMING EVENT Join us on a magical musical flight to Japan, Taiwan, India, France, Spain, London, New York, and back Down Under as they go...

‘I don’t think, I know’ – what makes Macron’s comments about Morrison so extraordinary and so worrying

  Image: Domenico Stinellis/AP/AAP French President Emmanuel Macron has called Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison a liar on the world stage. In an extraordinary doorstop interview...

Why the Australia-France submarine deal collapse was predictable

  Aerial-motion/Shutterstock Australia’s unilateral cancellation of its contract to purchase French submarines and sign up for the AUKUS security pact constitutes a slap in the face for...

A Belgian farmer moved a rock and accidentally annexed France: the weird and wonderful history of man-made borders

  Picture: Shuttlestock This week, a farmer in the Belgian town of Erquelinnes caused an international ruckus when he moved a stone standing in his tractor’s path. This...

Europe’s second wave is worse than the first. What went so wrong, and what can it learn from countries like Vietnam?

Picture: Alberto Pezzali/AP/AAP Europe is again in the grip of a COVID-19 resurgence, with outbreak hot-spots in the United Kingdom, Spain and France each...

Sunday essay: who was Jeanne Barret, the first woman to circumnavigate the globe?

A modern portrait of Jeanne Barret disguised as a man, based on the author’s interpretation. Timothy Ide, Author provided In 1765, a young, peasant woman...