THE ASSASSINATION COMPLEX: INSIDE THE GOVERNMENT’S SECRET DRONE WARFARE PROGRAM

The Assassination Complex Jeremy Scahill and The Intercept team

Buy Now From his first days as commander in chief, the drone has been President Barack Obama’s weapon of choice, used by the military and the CIA to hunt down and kill the people his administration has deemed — through secretive processes, without indictment or trial — worthy of execution. There has been intense focus… Read More »


STORYTELLER: MEMOIRS OF A FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT ZOE DANIEL

ZOE DANIELS STORYTELLER

Buy Now Only a few weeks ago I was a stay-at-home mum. What am I doing? But there was no time for second thoughts now. My brain snaps into action and so does my mouth. “Flak jackets, helmets, gas masks – everyone, now!” Zoe Daniel is now the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s Washington correspondent, covering the… Read More »


A FOREIGN AFFAIR: NATIONAL SECURITY IN AUSTRALIA

a foreign affair pamela burton

Buy Now From The Sydney Morning Herald: A FOREIGN AFFAIR, by Pamela Burton. Ginninderra Press. $37.50. REVIEWER: Alison Broinowski Sometimes a novel can say things and expose government dysfunction in a more powerful and truthful way than non-fiction works. Here Dr Alison Broinowski, vice-president of Australians for War Powers Reform, one of the staunchest critics of… Read More »