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Gunning for freedom, Leyonhjelm style

Senator-elect David Leyonhjelm’s comment that John Howard ‘deserved to be shot’ illustrates a problem all too often at the heart of libertarianism.

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Greens and Labor move to end microparty double dipping

A loophole that allows the same person to serve as the registered officer for more than one political party is likely to be closed.

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Britain’s coalition all out of love over electoral reform

For two parties that have been enemies for so long, Britain’s Conservatives and Liberal Democrats haven’t done too badly at working together in a coalition government.

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Where the tax men get it from

The tax men of federal, state and local government collected a total of $357.9 billion in 2010-11.

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Rundle’s UK: Con-LibDems actually want to limit CCTV? Well blow me down.

As it turned out, both the Conservatives and the Lib-Dems said enough was enough on Britain’s Orwellian surveillance state. Who’d a thunk it?

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Britain set for constitutional shake-up

Britain’s new Liberal-Conservative coalition government seems determined to hit the ground running and they are promising constitutional reform. What do they have planned?

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The Guardian | EUROPE|

I’m 14 and I voted

Who says kids are uninterested in politics? Fourteen year old Alfie McKenzie headed to the UK polling booths dressed up with a posh accent and a trench coat and voted for the Lib Dems. Here’s how — and why — he fooled the electoral system.

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The Guardian | EUROPE|

Gordon Brown: Get over yourself, Nick Clegg

In a pre-election op-ed for the Guardian, embattled British PM Gordon Brown: the Lib Dems’ Nick Clegg is dreaming if he thinks the Tories are interested in any sort of progressive alliance.

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New Matilda | FEDERAL|

Bartlett: Why we need the Greens

The Tassie Greens have spent 20 years building up their strong influence in the state. Just as the Lib Dems are trying to do in the UK, can the Greens finally end the two party system? asks Greens candidate Andrew Bartlett.

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The Guardian | EUROPE|

Nick Clegg: Game on

Kiss the antiquated old two-party Britain goodbye, says Liberal Democratic Party leader Nick Clegg. If you’re sick of the stale, out-of-touch old choices, join us.

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The Guardian | EUROPE|

UK ’10: How Nick Clegg changed the game overnight

In only one night of televised debate, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has turned this year’s UK election on its head. Is Britain about to become a three-party system?

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The Times (UK) | EUROPE|

UK ’10: Nick Clegg: the new Winston Chuchill?

In the space of a week, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has gone from relative political obscurity to being the most popular British party leader since Winston Churchill.

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Economist | ASIA-PACIFIC|

Young swinging Japanese voters cause landslides

Young Japanese voters — middle class, university educated, nonchalant about politics 30 somethings — often turn out to be the biggest decider of Japanese elections.

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