by Binoy Kampmark

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    Visions of Europe: Macron in Athens

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2017

    THE myth can have a greater effect than an untruth, and those who are in the business of manufacturing and building them never go out...

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    Tensions in Hamburg: the G20 fractures

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    SUCH gatherings and summits are not always smooth, but on a planet bearing witness to a Trump presidency, there was always going to be a...

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    Assange, Sweden, and continuing battles

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on May 21, 2017

    IT HAD been, from the start, a cruel wait and see game. Lacking logic and consistency, the Swedish effort to extradite Julian Assange from the...

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    Trump, the DOJ and Julian Assange

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on April 22, 2017

    THERE had been some doubts from initial enthusiasts about WikiLeaks once information from leaks released on its site started puncturing holes in an already worn...

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    Romancing coal: the Adani obsession

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 01:05am on March 20, 2017

    THE rain pours with torrential fury in north Queensland, opening up with ominous welcome as it slices through layers of stifling humidity...

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    Israel’s illegal settlements

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:10am on December 28, 2016

    CHRISTIANS following the Gregorian calendar are getting busy to celebrate Christmas, but the business of diplomacy continued in the United Nations...

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    Steve Biko at 70 

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 10:35pm on December 22, 2016

    COMMEMORATING birthdays in the aftermath of a person’s death tends to be a false exercise. At best, it reminds us about an era that will...

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    MOVEMENT AT MARRAKECH: Climate change in the shadow of denial

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:38am on November 24, 2016

    WHILE it was all but obscured in the course of the US presidential excitement, negotiators at the climate change conference in Marrakech were busy attempting...