Articles by Tristan Stewart-Robertson
May 18, 2012
God (Don't) Save the Queen?With the BBC being accused of acting like the royal PR machinery, it perhaps needs to take more diverse views into account while covering the jubilee celebrations.
May 10, 2012
Does Obama's support for same-sex marriages really matter?Obama's support for same sex marriages is being hailed by some quarters but until they have the same legality and rights as heterosexual marriages, mere support has little value.
May 08, 2012
Why the hate on France after Hollande's victory?Why are opinions in the US and UK so vitriolic against the French after they elected Francois Hollande as their President?
May 04, 2012
Team Anna: Anti-corruption, Pro-secrecy?The expulsion of Team Anna member Shameem Kazmi for "allegedly secretly recording" a meeting, Team Anna is facing a complex dilemma: How can you advocate for openness but demand secrecy?
May 02, 2012
It's not about journalism or Murdoch, it's partisan politicsThe Labour MPs and all those columnists who are wetting themselves in excitement at having a pop at Murdoch have actually lowered themselves to partisanship and muddied "truths" they so despise in Murdoch.
Apr 30, 2012
Should UK ban Modi when he's not been convicted here?Modi may not be guilty, but banning him on the premise that he might be, sets a dangerous precedent: Who will be allowed to make such judgements?
Apr 27, 2012
Rupert Murdoch: Your doting granddad or evil mad genius?Murdoch Sr, in two days, was a gatling gun of headlines that sent the media in so many directions they lost focus on the witness himself.
Apr 25, 2012
The states that don't matter in AmericaThe US continues to stick with an system to elect its presidents that results in voters in many states having no real say in who the next leader of the country will be.
Apr 24, 2012
Breivik's truth: Is the fear of multiculturalism the enemy within us?Anders Breivik may have shocked most of the world with most of his statements about the mass murder but may have had a point that he wasn't the only one who feared multiculturalism, something he shares with many European leaders and citizens.
Apr 16, 2012
Norway massacre: Trial of a fanatic who killed 77 peopleThe hard part of watching major events like Breivik's trial is avoiding the declaration that their criminal actors are simply "evil".