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Japanese Occupation in Singapore, A view from Down Under

15 February is called Total Defence Day in Singapore, a day in remembrance of the fact of Singapore’s 3 years and 8 months under the Japanese. 172 more words


ABC the most trusted institution in Australia

A January 20th report from Crikey notes that the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australia’s “most trusted major institution” – and this is despite “an ongoing campaign by the Coalition and News Corporation to undermine it”. 134 more words


It's my ABC

My first months of living in Australia in the mid 1990s felt like inhabiting some kind of parallel universe. Everything was familiar but not quite the same. 861 more words


Israel's spy leaders call for peace: 'The Gatekeepers'

While many people have heard the term Mossad – a well-known intelligence agency of Israel, fewer have heard of Israel’s Shin Bet. For the first time, all six (6) living former leaders of the secretive spy agency Shin Bet have agreed to speak publicly and candidly for the first time. 64 more words