Dean Bertram


Terror Australis

15 February 2014 9:00 am

Wolf Creek 2 marks a sea change in our film industry


In praise of Australia's Liberal Democrats

21 September 2013 9:00 am

Far from being dismissed, David Leyonhjelm may spark a genuine libertarian renaissance

Australia Election

Why doesn’t the Facebook abuse of Tony Abbott prompt outrage from the moral guardians?

14 September 2013 9:00 am

Why doesn’t the online abuse of Tony Abbott prompt outrage from the moral guardians?

A dangerous idea

22 September 2012 6:00 am

The argument that ‘after-birth abortions’ are justifiable should concern us all

Wild life Australia – 7 July 2012

7 July 2012 6:00 am

Cancer is a bitch. It isn’t the stuck-up kind who turned you down in high school. Neither is it the…

Fear and loathing on the shooting trail

30 June 2012 6:00 am

The beat-up over hunting in NSW national parks is only the latest example of Australia’s phobia of guns

Katter to the rescue

10 December 2011 10:00 am

The Australian party is riding into town. Now the citizenry have to get behind it at the ballot box

A hazardous occupation

22 October 2011 11:00 am

Occupy Sydney kicked off with a whimper, but carbon tax austerity could empower its radical base

Let it be known: I stand with Israel

20 August 2011 12:00 am

As the two-state solution gains traction and the UN vote looms, now is the time to reaffirm our commitment

Wild life: No Cannes do

2 July 2011 12:00 am

The most erotic vision of my life played out before me last month, sur la plage at Cannes.

Wild life Night of the scorpion

5 June 2011 12:00 am

‘Shots at the bar!’ The shout erupted from behind me.

The things I do to get to Cannes

21 May 2011 12:00 am

‘Can I see your boarding pass?’ I was at Heathrow airport, on a sanity- threatening nine-hour layover between Hong Kong and Nice.

On bouncers, death and drinking

29 January 2011 12:00 am

Australian pub culture is spiralling into a savage donnybrook of personal irresponsibility

Liberty stripped, groped, irradiated and deceived

11 December 2010 12:00 am

Abuses and lies by the US Transportation Security Administration illustrate why Australia should never have body scanners

Stand up for gay zombies

20 November 2010 12:00 am

Why you should be mad as hell about a raid on a film festival director’s home

Trouble brewing

7 October 2010 12:00 am

Australia needs the Tea Party movement as much as the US does — but we should expect the same sneering response

Crocodile Dundee takes on the ATO

3 September 2010 12:00 am

Rather than hitting Hoges with a tax bill, the government should be sending him a fat cheque, says Dean Bertram

It’s easy being green

28 August 2010 12:00 am

Dean Bertram argues that a pervasive culture of ‘green chicness’ is responsible for the Greens’ electoral success

Don’t be fooled: her hair’s not the only red thing about Julia Gillard

7 August 2010 12:00 am

If Labor and the press won’t deal with leftist extremism, it’s up to the rest of us, says Dean Bertram

Hooray for Hollywood

17 July 2010 12:00 am

If only there were more Russell Crowe conservative types in the Australian film business, laments Dean Bertram

Facebook is not guilty of murder, but it is evidence of a degraded society

22 May 2010 12:00 am

Social networking sites reflect a culture of narcissism and thoughtlessness in real world personal relations, laments Dean Bertram