Kevin Rudd writes in Foreign Affairs: How Xi Jinping Views the World

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How Xi Jinping Views the World The Core Interests That Shape China’s Behavior By Kevin Rudd  Much has been written on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s remarkable consolidation of political power since he took office five years ago. But an equally important question for the international community to consider is how Xi views the world—and what that means for how […]

Kevin Rudd writes in The Sydney Morning Herald: “A monstrous strategic mistake”

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By Kevin Rudd This article was originally published in The Sydney Morning Herald on 21 March 2018. John Howard’s decision to commit thousands of Australian troops to the invasion of Iraq 15 years ago ranks as one of the two great failures of Australian foreign policy since the Second World War. The other is Menzies’ […]

Kevin Rudd writes in The New York Times: “What the West Doesn’t Get About Xi Jinping”

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By Kevin Rudd The article was originally published in The New York Times on 20 March 2018. The recent decision by China’s National People’s Congress to abolish term limits for the office of the president has sent shock waves through the West: Xi Jinping, the current officeholder, is suddenly being described as a new Confucian […]

Kevin Rudd Q&A with Education Week ‘Global Learning’ Blog

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By Heather Singmaster Originally published on the Education Week  ‘Global Learning’ Blog If you are looking for students who exemplify the “take-action” aspect of global competence, look no further than the survivors of the Parkland shooting. Not only have they been acting locally and nationally, they recently took their message to the world at the Dubai Global […]