Politics

Nov 17, 2006

Australian political history — farce without tragedy

Has anyone else noticed the degree to which Australian politics is dominated not only by cliffhangers, but by downright perversity?

For want of a nail, the battle was lost… In light of the recent High Court decision on IR, achieving by a single judgement what decades of campaigning could not achieve, has anyone else noticed the degree to which Australian politics is dominated not only by cliffhangers, but by downright perversity?

Consider this:

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