James Rose

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Opinion | Hong Kong’s street protests are hard work, yet taking the movement off the streets risks failure

Hong Kong’s protesters have prevailed in the polls, in Washington and at PolyU, and now some are considering a new phase. They should be wary, because other famous movements fizzled when they left the streets and relied on the voting booth.

6 Dec 2019 - 9:00AM

Hong Kong’s protesters have prevailed in the polls, in Washington and at PolyU, and now some are considering a new phase. They should be wary, because other famous movements fizzled when they left the streets and relied on the voting booth.

Hong Kong’s street protests are hard work, yet taking the movement off the streets risks failure
Opinion | To understand climate change better, we need more Greta Thunbergs, not more scientific data

The Swedish teenager whose school strikes inspired the world made us stop and think. Climate change is undeniable and must stop being seen as contentious. For that to happen, we need more Greta Thunbergs and their stories

24 Nov 2019 - 1:27PM

The Swedish teenager whose school strikes inspired the world made us stop and think. Climate change is undeniable and must stop being seen as contentious. For that to happen, we need more Greta Thunbergs and their stories

To understand climate change better, we need more Greta Thunbergs, not more scientific data
Opinion | Why are people protesting in Hong Kong and elsewhere? The 99 per cent are still angry and frustrated

The world has never really recovered from the 2008 financial crisis. The current wave of demonstrations carries the resentment of many ordinary people who still feel let down and ignored by leaders and elites in a system rigged against them.

3 Nov 2019 - 7:39AM

The world has never really recovered from the 2008 financial crisis. The current wave of demonstrations carries the resentment of many ordinary people who still feel let down and ignored by leaders and elites in a system rigged against them.

Why are people protesting in Hong Kong and elsewhere? The 99 per cent are still angry and frustrated
Has Australian media been muzzled by new ‘national security’ law that is scaring journalists into silence?

Canberra’s bid to get a better oil deal with East Timor by bugging its government is now a taboo topic, as reporters fear revealing ‘secrets’ could see them end up in prison.

16 Jul 2018 - 8:35PM

Canberra’s bid to get a better oil deal with East Timor by bugging its government is now a taboo topic, as reporters fear revealing ‘secrets’ could see them end up in prison.

Has Australian media been muzzled by new ‘national security’ law that is scaring journalists into silence?
Can the world really deal with despots?
Bumpy road to recovery
7 May 2006 - 12:00AM
Bumpy road to recovery
Saudi aid helps lift Cambodia's children out of the dump
Buddha - A Story of Enlightenment
On a human scale
21 Feb 2007 - 12:00AM
On a human scale
United we stand, for 90 minutes at least
UN must lay its Burma cards on the table
Citizen One
3 Jun 2007 - 12:00AM
Citizen One
A Buddhist solution for Myanmar's woes?
Rudd's apology: are mere words enough?