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Day 3: Turnbull lets out that he’s on the ropes

Day 3: Turnbull lets out that he’s on the ropes

For all those fans of chess out there, they’d understand that there’s a strong correlation between the game and the military...

May 11, 2016 with 1 Comment
Turnbull is not the man the media wants us to believe

Turnbull is not the man the media wants us to believe

One of my greatest bugbears is getting off trains during peak period. As you’re trying to get off the train when it arrives at your..

December 5, 2015 with 3 Comments
Who are you Tony Abbott

Who are you Tony Abbott

‘Who are you?’. A simple enough question and, in most cases, should elicit a straight forward response. When asked of a prime minister,..

February 25, 2015 with 2 Comments
Tony Abbott: On his way out of office

Tony Abbott: On his way out of office

And so ends another parliamentary year in Canberra. While it doesn’t feel like the year has had the same level of high drama and..

December 8, 2014 with 2 Comments
Lone voices among terror madness

Lone voices among terror madness

In the last week or so we’ve (sadly) seen a just a few lone voices speaking out against the frenzy of fear that was whipped up following..

September 26, 2014 with 0 Comments
Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Tony Abbott and an Australian coup

Much has been mentioned about the military coup in Thailand last month, but there has been a more significant attempted coup, albeit a..

June 8, 2014 with 5 Comments
Day 5: The pink batts are released

Day 5: The pink batts are released

No, the headline is not about some sort of vampirical fantasy, or a new T20 cricket franchise. It’s about those thin sheets of..

August 9, 2013 with 1 Comment
Day 2: The Emperor’s new clothes

Day 2: The Emperor’s new clothes

‘The Emperor’s new clothes’ is one of the biggest clichés in politics. Along with ‘Machievellian’, it..

August 6, 2013 with 1 Comment
Election 2013: Was it right to call an early election?

Election 2013: Was it right to call an early election?

One of the great questions surrounding Julia Gillard and announcing the federal election for September 14 was, why would she cede such an..

February 7, 2013 with 2 Comments
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