Dr. Binoy Kampmark teaches core legal courses within the Legal and Dispute Studies program for the Bachelor of Social Science at RMIT University. He has research interests in the institution of war, diplomacy, international relations, 20th Century History and law. He has written extensively on these topics in both refereed journals and more popular media.

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The Pathology of Mass Surveillance: The UK, Bulk Interception and the European Court of Human Rights

  • A Traditional Right: Jimmie Akesson and the Sweden Democrats

  • Doctrines of Impunity: John Bolton and the ICC

  • Tory Kafuffles: Boris Johnson, Brexit and Suicide Vests

  • Traditional Fantasies: U.S. Designs on Venezuela

  • Fraser Anning and the Smugness of Australian “Values”

  • Banning Chelsea Manning: The Dubious Tests of Character

  • Repudiating the Global Commons: Trump’s Militarization of Space

  • John McCain’s Imperial Complex

  • Ambushing Pope Francis: The Accusations of Cardinal Viganò

  • Modern Memories: The Invasion of Czechoslovakia 1968

  • Hijacked Democracy: Normalised Instability in Australia

  • Charisma and Banality: Kofi Annan and the UN

  • Finding Fault and Faulty Infrastructure: Genoa’s Morandi Bridge Disaster

  • Meaningless Titles and Liveable Cities: Melbourne loses to Vienna

  • Using the Burka: Boris Johnson’s Bid for Popularity

  • Authoritarian Revocations: Australia, Terrorism and Citizenship

  • Fought to the Table: Talks with the Taliban

  • Plans for Attack: U.S. Plans for Striking Iran

  • Electing the Cornered Tiger: Imran Khan in Pakistani Politics

  • Ecuador’s Agenda: Squeezing and Surrendering Assange

  • Helsinki Theatrics: Trump meets Putin

  • Putin’s Football Gambit: How the World Cup Paid Off

  • The Woes of Luka Modric: Croatia, Nationalism and Football

  • Stomping in Britain: Donald Trump and May’s Brexit

  • Making Heavy Weather: Boris Johnson the Despoiler

  • Soft Brexits and Hard Realities: The Tory Revolt

  • Keeping Your Refugees: Macron, Francafrique and Euro-African Relations

  • The Lures of Kleptocracy: Malaysia’s Najib Condition

  • Democrats Against Assange: Influencing U.S.-Ecuador Relations

  • Viktor Orbán’s Soros Problem

  • Evading Medical Care: Australia’s Refugee Arrangements with Taiwan

  • Rocking the G7: Trump Stomps His Allies

  • Dark Precedents: Matteo Salvini, the MV Tampa and Refugees

  • Pushing Huawei Out: Australia, the Solomon Islands and the Internet

  • Meeting on the Island of Death From Behind: The Kim-Trump Summit

  • Elite Atrocities: Australia’s Special Forces in Afghanistan

  • Donald Trump, Summits and Cancellations

  • Eternal Disappearance: MH370 and the Hangar Gossipers

  • Australia’s China Syndrome