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Michael Keating. Government Concedes and Declares Victory

For months the government and its various spokesmen in the Australian have been warning us that the nation faces a catastrophe if the Budget does not pass the Parliament intact. Essentially we were told that there was ‘no alternative’ if … Continue reading

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Bruce Duncan. The Coalition: how to lose friends and alienate people

Mr Abbott in his 2013 book, Battlelines, wrote that in government he would balance social values with pragmatic policy for the common good of the country. Yet one could be forgiven for thinking government policy is being driven by neoliberal … Continue reading

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