Tim Robertson

Tim Robertson

Tim Robertson is an independent journalist and writer.

Tim Robertson reviews 'China Panic: Australia's alternative to paranoia and pandering' by David Brophy

May 2022, no. 442 23 March 2022
Tim Robertson reviews 'China Panic: Australia's alternative to paranoia and pandering' by David Brophy
Moral certitude, wrong-headedness, and ignorance inform what passes for debate about China in Australia today. There is so much grandiose proselytising born out of flawed history and tired tropes. Considering how ill-informed the most prominent Australian commentators are about China, it’s quite a feat that they’re often more deceived about their own nation. ... (read more)