Personal Observations

Spitzenlanden: European Union, Alliance or Empire?

Republished piece by Prof. Dr. Julian Lindley-French from his Blog Blast Series Alphen, Netherlands. 10 July. Last week’s Franco-German coup effectively ended hopes of a real European political union, and …read more

Hybrid Challenges and New Mental Models

Bryan Dorn Bryan is an Executive Advisor on various investment boards. As a Treasury accredited Gateway Reviewer and better business case practitioner, Bryan’s portfolio includes infrastructure and national security investments. …read more

What’s in a word? Pence at West Point

By Dr. John Bruni Founder/CEO SAGE International Australia In the afterglow of the US President’s meeting with new Japanese Emperor Naruhito, and in the after-wash of the European Parliamentary elections, …read more

Upon Reflection (12 September)

Time to consider weekly global headlines in an ever-changing world Selected News Headline for 12 September 2018 Chinese video surveillance network used by the Australian government 12 September 2018, Canberra, …read more

Fear God and Dread Nought: Europe, 8G military technology and the new arms race

Republished piece by Prof. Dr. Julian Lindley-French from his Blog Blast Series “Moderation in war is imbecility”. Admiral Lord Fisher, First Sea Lord Vostok 18 and the revolution in military …read more