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The Australian Labor Party – which promised a sweeping range of climate initiatives – recorded its worst vote in decades with just one in three votes. In the resource rich state of Queensland.
by Ross Elliott - 29/07/2019 - 9 comments
With 'institutionalization' you get up when you're told to; you eat when you're told to; you go to bed when you're told to.
by Tristan Ewins - 25/06/2019 - 28 comments
As the major parties and commentators seek explanations for the latest federal election results, they should re-visit the lessons of the 2004 federal election.
by Rick Brown - 14/06/2019 - 8 comments
Of course, factional power doesn't go away overnight and it was no surprise when the inaugural contenders in the first party-wide ballot for the Labor leadership were factional heavy-weights from the Right and Left.
by Tim O'Hare - 4/06/2019 - 6 comments
We are genetically wired to follow our leaders.
by Peter Bowden - 4/06/2019 - 8 comments
It's impossible to relive the past, but a better future can be forged. Australia is best served by two major parties whose 'inclusion' doesn't feel like exclusion for a vast swathe of voters.
by Kurt Mahlburg - 31/05/2019 - 11 comments
The Labor Party campaigned on the cause célèbres of any number of inner urban hipster coffee shops, bistros or university campuses.
by Ross Elliott - 30/05/2019 - 9 comments
While it’s virtually impossible to be certain even about the exact details of the past, it is completely impossible to be certain about the future.
by Graham Young - 29/05/2019 - 10 comments
Did the constant reference to 'True Believers' and 'Faith' by the major Leaders show that both parties have gone back to their roots with their slogan efforts this year?
by Greg Bondar - 28/05/2019 - 8 comments
In Australia, our political system promotes all the wrong childhood, competitive behaviours like tactical play, groupthink, manipulating, and even backstabbing over our more mature adult behaviours.
by Tony Holmwood - 27/05/2019 - 10 comments
Twenty years ago, Trade Union legend Bill Ludwig introduced me to Bill Shorten, telling me that here was a young guy who was going places.
by Everald Compton - 24/05/2019 - 13 comments
In Queensland, the ALP was devastated electorally because voters put jobs above climate change.
by Bernie Masters - 23/05/2019 - 17 comments

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