Palin the entertainer
US News & World Report
Research associate Nicole Hemmer says the decline of the former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin's political fortunes was fully evident at a recent event for Iowa conservatives.
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In collaboration with the World Press Institute, the Centre is calling applications for its 2015 media fellowship to the United States. The two-month program is open to Australian journalists and photojournalists from newspapers, newsmagazines, wire services, radio, television and online news organisations.
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US alliance in good shape
Moving beyond the platitudes that can dominate discussion of the Australia–US alliance, a recent Alliance 21 conference in Washington DC underlined the strength of the relationship, writes project director James Brown.
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As a student of the United States Studies Centre you will gain an international and objective perspective on where the United States has been, what it's doing and where it is going in the 21st century. Download our 2015 prospectus or view our 2015 timetable for more information.
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VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
Director of the Alliance 21 James Brown discusses the feeling in the US after President Barack Obama's State of the Union and looks at the implications of Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's remarks at the Alliance 21 conference in Washington DC.
Visiting fellow Charles Shipan analyses Barack Obama's seventh State of the Union address, which called for tax reform, paid parental leave, and free community college as part of a "middle-class economics" platform.