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Pollies, ideas and dissent

What is happening in political parties and their ability to generate ideas? If we were to go by what the papers say, the chronic lack of ideas and vision is the problem facing Australian politics today. Yet, if you randomly read a … Continue reading

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Reason No. 3 why the 2013 campaign is so awful: In Social Media land, everyone is lost

A funny thing happened in Australian politics (well politics everywhere really) when TV arrived. Suddenly image mattered. You’ve probably heard that story of the Nixon vs. Kennedy debates in 1960. Nixon had been sick with a fever. He refused to … Continue reading

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