Daniel Flitton is senior correspondent for The Age covering foreign affairs and politics. He is a former intelligence analyst for the Australian government and was at one-time a university lecturer specialising in international relations.
Daniel Flitton Stephen Smith tried to pass the Goldilocks test on Friday when serving up Australia's latest military blueprint.
Daniel Flitton Australia must find its place in a world with the rising powers of Brazil, Russia, India and China.
Daniel Flitton Forget Brisbane. The red centre is the go for the G20 meeting. Imagine the world's most powerful leaders gathered together in front of Uluru, having diagnosed the ills in the global economy and...
Daniel Flitton The regime deludes itself that it will outlast the South, and the US.
Daniel Flitton Stephen Smith had a boss once who liked to compare him to a racing car driver, the kind that flies around the track with his foot on the brake.