So what now for Australian politics?

The biggest question mark of the week hangs over Australia’s populist conservatives who’ve been emboldened by the angry white wave of disgruntlement that swept Donald Trump into office.

The biggest question mark of the week hangs over Australia’s populist conservatives who’ve been emboldened by the angry white wave of disgruntlement that swept Donald Trump into office.

Weekly column for The New Daily.

What’s really behind Tony Abbott’s Rebel Tour of 2016?

Is Tony Abbott safeguarding his legacy, defending conservative principle, or swinging a wrecking ball through the Turnbull government? Whatever the reason, the result might be the same.

Is Tony Abbott safeguarding his legacy, defending conservative principle, or swinging a wrecking ball through the Turnbull government? Whatever the reason, the result might be the same.

Weekly column for The Drum.

The joke that put Scott Morrison in troubled waters

The Political Weekly: our politicians gave voters whiplash as breathtaking displays of political acrobatics and pratfalls competed for our attention.

The Political Weekly: our politicians gave voters whiplash as breathtaking displays of political acrobatics and pratfalls competed for our attention.

For The New Daily.

 

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The week that Tony Abbott lost control

The Political Weekly: Coalition in-fighting, Julie Bishop’s tactical move and cries of racism.

The Political Weekly: Coalition in-fighting, Julie Bishop’s tactical move and cries of racism.

For The New Daily.

While Bishop survives, the ALP thrives

The Political Weekly: The PM can’t shake Choppergate, while Labor continues to refuse to implode, rather unhelpfully.

The Political Weekly: The PM can’t shake Choppergate, while Labor continues to refuse to implode, rather unhelpfully.

For The New Daily.