Can China and the United States Avoid War?

Originally Published in the U.S Naval Institute Proceedings Magazine – December 2018 Vo. 144/12/1,390 By Kevin Rudd Original Article Available Here   Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd —in his keynote address at the New China Challenge conference in October—considered the strategic competition between the United States and China. This article is adapted from his speech. As Prime Minister of …

Australia has much to lose if G20 is allowed to falter and fail

Originally Published in The Australian Financial Review on the 29th of November 2018. Written by Kevin Rudd Original Article Available Here Nov 29 2018 at 11:00 PM Updated Nov 29 2018 at 11:00 PM Australia had to persuade the incoming Obama administration to keep the G20. Michael Jones / AUSPIC by Kevin RuddThe establishment of the G20 at the Washington …

Interview with Republik: Wir stehen am Beginn einer neuen Ära der Rivalität zwischen China und den USA

Originally Published by Republic on the 26th of November 2018 Interviewer von Mark Dittli Original Article Available Here In fünf Tagen treffen sich die beiden mächtigsten Männer der Welt. Am Gipfel der G-20-Staaten in Buenos Aires werden sich US-Präsident Donald Trump und Chinas Staatschef Xi Jinping die Hand reichen. Nach aktuellem Stand der Planung werden sie am 1. Dezember zusammen dinieren. …

Kevin Rudd on Mamma Mia No Filter

Listen To The Podcast Here   Australia has had six Prime Ministers in 11 years and it all started with Kevin Rudd. In 2007 the country voted in the man known as Kevin ‘07. He was young and fresh and not John Howard. But everything changed in 2010, when Kevin was ousted as Prime Minister by Julia Gillard in a …

Interview with Aargauer Zeitung: Australischer Ex-Regierungschef warnt die Schweiz vor der

Originally Published by Aargauer Zeitung on the 19th of November 2018 Article by Samuel Schumacher and Fabian Hock Originally Article Available Here   Kevin Rudd war von 2007 bis 2010 und nochmals 2013 australischer Premierminister und politisierte für die «Australian Labour Party». «Politik ist nicht einfach ein Hollywood für Hässliche», sagt er im Montagsinterview. Und spricht über seine Zeit als …

Reflections on my Father

  The world, in some respects, is exhausted by the welter of commemorative reflections, activities and events over recent months on the anniversary of the armistice of 1918. Though the last veterans of the “war to end all wars” have long passed from among us, our collective memory of the industrial scale of that single episode of calculated human slaughter …