Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd has some thoughts on moving on, great hackings of our time, and Dave Sharma weighs in on the culture war (with predictably dispiriting results). Plus other tips and murmurs from the Crikey bunker.

Power deficiency deficit It's a week until the 10th anniversary of the ascension of Julia Gillard, a complicated event that both delivered us our first female prime minister and set in motion the slasher-film approach to party leaders that has dominated ever since.

The date is being marked by Labor frontbencher Tanya Plibersek and national party president Wayne Swan with a webinar this Sunday.