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NICE TO MEET YOU…BUT I DON’T NEED A RUNNING MATE – Sunday November 18 2012

– I met General David Petraeus once, in the hot Baghdad August of 2007, in his cramped office on the first floor of Saddam Hussein’s sumptuous presidential palace in the Green Zone. It was hard not to be in awe … Continue reading

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HOW BIG IS THIS ISLAMIC MINORITY? – Monday September 17 2012

– When Victoria Police announced a series of raids of properties across Melbourne last week and the discovery of extremist terror-related documents, I imagine few thought of Buddhists. Like most religions, Buddhist and terror don’t go hand in hand. Neither … Continue reading

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