James Burke

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What keeps the world ticking? James is always looking for the answer and the latest news from around the globe. When he's not behind his computer, he's basking in the Thailand sun, or dreaming of the southern hemisphere, where he grew up in rural Australia.

Experts Want Controversial Dead Bodies Exhibition Shut Down

A coalition of experts — including lawyers, academics, and medical ethicists — have called upon the Australian government to close down a Sydney exhibition...

Democracies Need to ‘Muscle Up’ and Oppose Beijing’s Inference

A leading Australian academic has urged liberal democracies to “muscle up” in dealing with interference from the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). In the below interview...

US Lawmakers Put the Squeeze on Confucius Institutes

Three U.S. lawmakers have introduced a law aimed at pressuring Chinese state-run Confucius Institutes operating in American education institutions over concerns that they’re pushing...

Beijing’s Official Military Budget ‘Masks Much Higher Spending’

Beijing announced on March 5 that it is raising its armed forces defense budget by 8.1 percent, a figure doubted by outside analysts who...

Lawyers Seek to Hold Murderers Behind China’s Organ Harvesting Accountable

A Washington-based law foundation has called for those suspected of being involved in abusive transplant practices in China to be held accountable. Led by a...

Intimidation Won’t Silence New Zealand Academic About Beijing Interference

A New Zealand academic has been subjected to break-ins and a menacing letter after her research brought to light how the Chinese Communist Party...

‘Beijing’s Least Favorite American’ Named US Ambassador to Australia

One of America’s top military figures has been made the next U.S. ambassador to Australia at a time of growing concern over China’s sway...

Vatican’s China Moves Stun Chinese Catholics

Not long after taking power in China, the officially atheist Chinese Communist Party (CCP) broke off ties with the Vatican, but now, ongoing back-room...

How Red China Supported the Brutal Khmer Rouge

The brutal Khmer Rouge regime ruled Cambodia from 1975-1979, and during that time they were aided by communist China. Under leader Pol Pot, the Chinese-armed...

Chinese Media Ordered to Stop Reporting on Kindergarten Abuse

The Chinese government has ordered local media to halt coverage of a child abuse scandal at a high-end kindergarten in Beijing, according to a...

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