Tom Burns


Fearmongering in Sydney

It was clear that the hostage-taker wanted media attention and Australian media gave him what he wanted.


Impeaching Australia's George W Bush

Tony Abbott's government has had a bad few weeks and is likely to have a few more.

Science & Technology

'E-Sports' can now drop the 'e'

Video game tournaments attract major sponsors and offer huge prize monies. It's time to take them seriously.


Misplaced moral outrage over euthanasia

Why do some feel their public imposition of personal values is justified on this issue?

US & Canada

The cost of MH370 search efforts

Why are countries spending millions of dollars in search of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane?


Australia's George Bush

Prime Minister Tony Abbott might face political deadlock over budget policies.