Offering a uniquely Australian perspective on the US Presidential election

“The Greens welcome the complete shutdown of electricity supplies in South Australia as an outstanding contribution to carbon emission reduction. We would like to see this initiative adopted regularly by all the states. Not only would it make a major contribution to meeting Australia’s emission reduction targets under the Paris Accord but it would also accustom people to what life would be like if they ever voted us into government”

The ACTU; Our Brother Bill’s Keeper

In this latest article in the absorbing Friday Mash series The ACTU express concern that because the Labor Party’s procedure for electing leaders is similar to the one in the UK they could end up with someone like Jeremy Corbyn who unlike Bill would be a leader they couldn’t control.