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Lock jaw

8 December 2012

What Julia Gillard knew or did not know about the illegal fund set up by her ex-boyfriend, Bruce Wilson, then a senior Victorian Australian Workers’ Union official, and fellow official… Read more

Turnaround Tony

10 November 2012

When he became leader of the Liberal party by just one vote in December 2009, Tony Abbott saved the party and the non-Labor cause nationally from probable annihilation. Now he… Read more

A portrait overdue

27 October 2012
Carrick: Principles, Politics and Policy Graeme Starr

Connor Court Press, pp.400, $49.95, ISBN: 9781931421655

Books about politicians in Australia or by them are relatively rare. Few of our former political leaders choose to write about their experiences, and there are even fewer biographies. There… Read more