Wednesday. The day where stuff happens. And happened it already has as North Korea moves closer to killing us, CNN succumbed to historical amnesia and a great Australian artist passed away.
Kidnap and hostage taking in disputed zones has become big business, and it is now an industry that affects all walks of life.
this week’s Current Affairs Wrap, Michael Burrill talks gun control in the wake of the Sydney siege, Pakistani retaliation against the Taliban, Hockey’s MYEFO and Obama-Castro relations.
As the struggle for Kobane on the Syrian/Turkey border rages, with potential fearful consequences for the Kurds who live there, Michael Burrill fears we are playing into the hands of IS…