Recent articles in the Sydney Morning Herald

January 7, 2021

The world might be witnessing not only the death throes of the Trump presidency but of US democracy.

December 19, 2020

The capable country has discovered its own strengths in this crisis. And its weaknesses.

December 12, 2020

In a world still shattered by the pandemic, Australia never did get to the predicted 150,000 dead. Nor have we reached 1000. In our success there are lessons about how nations should be run.

December 8, 2020

Our own recent history in facing economic challenges counsels optimism, not despair.


Peter Hartcher discussess the rise of China with former foreign minister Julie Bishop, moderated by Tom Switzer: Centre for Independent Studies, November 28, 2019

Peter Hartcher discusses China's attempts to gain influence in Australia: Interview with Leigh Sales, 7.30, ABC, November 25, 2019

Sometimes paranoia's just having all the facts: Interview with the Australian Institute of International Affairs, August 20, 2015

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