Tag: political careers

This week in marriage equality: a foretaste of the nasty narrative that will dominate a plebiscite | Rodney Croome | Opinion | The Guardian

The inability of politicians to put the principle of marriage equality ahead of their own political interest is one of the key reasons Australia is lagging behind

Source: This week in marriage equality: a foretaste of the nasty narrative that will dominate a plebiscite | Rodney Croome | Opinion | The Guardian

Vote One: The Politics of Envy – » The Australian Independent Media Network

By Richard O’Brien “The politics of envy [and] just another smear“. – Malcolm Turnbull’s response in October to criticism of his government’s decision to exempt large private companies from tax disclosure laws and questions about his investments in the Cayman Islands. “Envy (noun) 1. a feeling of discontented or resentful longing aroused by someone else’s…

Source: Vote One: The Politics of Envy – » The Australian Independent Media Network