Author: Bernd Struben

Bernd Struben
Bernd Struben is the lead editor at The Australian Tribune. Bernd makes use of his extensive network to bring you the top stories you need to know about each day. Stories the mainstream may miss. Or bury somewhere you’re unlikely to ever read them. Bernd studied aerospace engineering and journalism at the University of Michigan, before graduating with a degree in economics. Over the past two decades he’s worked in media, management, and finance in the US, the Caribbean, Europe, and Australia. His other role, as the editor of the Port Phillip Insider, puts him in a unique position to read Australia’s most exclusive financial advice. Some of which he shares with readers of The Australian Tribune for free.

Journalists Under Attack!

Speaking to the Press Association outside the court, Bafta-winning documentary maker John Pilger said: ‘Every journalist should be here. What’s happening to Julian Assange may certainly, almost certainly, happen to many other journalists.’

Crude Oil Looks Ready to Tumble

Trump is hoping to force Iran back to the bargaining table. He’s after a better deal to scale back Iran’s nuclear ambitions than his predecessor Barack Obama signed off on. That may be a long way off. But in the meantime, his decision emboldened the oil bulls to drive oil prices higher.