Dec 1, 2017

Highs and lows: George Brandis’ speechmaking report card

The general consensus is that George Brandis' speech on Marriage equality was perfectly pitched -- erudite and heartfelt. But his record as a public speaker is sketchy.

Charlie Lewis — Journalist

Charlie Lewis


Is there any politician who has a more tempestuous relationship with the English language than our Attorney General?

We spoke to Ginger Gorman, journalist and co-founder of Media Bootcamp, which trains people in public speaking and media appearances and asked her to assess George Brandis' record in public speaking. Results reveal he makes for a patchy student. 

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