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Obama treading the tightrope in Asia

22 April 2014

Sky News PM Agenda

Obama will be treading carefully on his latest trip to Asia, as he visits four countries in the region with ongoing territorial disputes with China. Associate professor Brendon O'Connor looks at how Obama is likely to navigate the balance between reassuring allies and placating China.  Watch online

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All eyes on Obama in Asia

22 April 2014

ABC TV Breakfast

Obama's week-long trip to Asia will be watched closely by countries around the region, especially China. Centre CEO Bates Gill discusses what to expect from the visit and it's importance in the larger context of the pivot to the region. Listen online

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Obama visit closely watched in Beijing

21 April 2014

ABC Radio Australia

US President Barack Obama will be in Asia this week at a time of ongoing territorial disputes between the nations on his itinerary and China. Centre CEO Bates Gill and visiting professor Linda Jakobson look at what to expect. Listen online

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Focusing America's attention on Asia

21 April 2014

The New York Times

With Obama in Asia this week, America's allies will be looking for answers from the Preisdent about the state of the pivot. New York Times editorial board member and Centre guest Carol Giacomo says the region deserves the attention Read more

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Mormons remain outsiders in American politics

18 April 2014

American Politics and Policy

While many expected Mitt Romney’s nomination on the Republican ticket in the 2012 presidential election to lead to a wider acceptance of Mormons in American politics, it seems to have done the opposite, writes David Smith. Read more

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Barack Obama preparing for Asia tour

17 April 2014

ABC TV The World

US President Barack Obama begins a visit to Asia next week with stops in Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines. Gordon Flake, founding CEO of the Centre's sister institution the Perth USAsia Centre, discusses what the President will be seeking to achieve on the trip. Watch online

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Media briefing on Obama's visit to Asia

16 April 2014

Experts from the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney provided a briefing to media representatives on the forthcoming visit to Asia by US President Barack Obama and other aspects of US–Asian relations. Read more

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Ocean pollution on the agenda after MH370

16 April 2014

ABC NewsRadio

The search for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 has been critically delayed by ocean pollution. Visiting scholar Tony Haymet, formerly of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, says it should put cleaning our oceans on the agenda. Listen online

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Wither the Tea Party

15 April 2014

US News & World Report

Happy birthday to the Tea Party! Five years after "Tax Day" protests brought together the movement's disparate parts, research associate Nicole Hemmer checks for a pulse.  Read article

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Notes on America: Obama in Asia, Foreign Policy Failures, and Transport-Oriented Development

15 April 2014

In this edition:

  • Obama visit strengthens Asia pivot
  • Follies and fiascos in US foreign policy
  • Livable communities, vibrant cities
  • Events and commentary
  • Read online

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