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How Indian students told to ‘go home’ by Australia at the start of the pandemic used WhatsApp for advocacy
National border closures and the pandemic. How Indian students ‘stranded’ in India coped with their plight.
Fortress North Korea and the battle against COVID-19
The full extent of the impact COVID-19 and related public health measures are having on local populations in the DPRK remains opaque.
‘Happy Together: Bridging the Australia-China Divide’ by David Walker and Li Yao, with Karen Walker
A kind of dual biography about these two creative writers and the societies from which they emerged.
The fall of Confucius Institutes and Confucius Classrooms? An analysis of closures and future directions
Worsening relations between China, North America, Europe and Australia means many Confucius Institutes and Confucius Classrooms have closed, but more are opening in other regions.