2020Vision: A rematch in Michigan
Democratic presidential hopefuls have faced off in the second round of debates in Detroit, Michigan. It offered a rematch for Senator Kamala Harris and former Vice President Joe Biden, and saw progressive senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren on the debate stage together for the first time. Elliott Brennan joins the 2020Vision podcast to break it all down.
How not to innovate: The case of Australia’s bionic eye
The Australian Research Council’s research in Bionic Vision Science and Technology initiative — the so-called bionic eye initiative — offers a productive way to explore the barriers to successful innovation in Australia. It is a lesson in how not to innovate.
Democracy promotion: ANZUS and the Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy
In this new report published by the USSC, author Lavina Lee argues that democracy promotion ought to be an essential component of the Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy — a strategy that is being promoted by the United States, Australia, Japan and, increasingly, India, albeit with national differences in approaches and emphasis.