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Ross Stitt Stitt

Freelance writer

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (Image: AAP/David Rowland)

Four political lessons from Ardern's landslide — and it ain't great news for Albo

Jacinda Ardern has led her party to its greatest electoral victory in more than 50 years. What can she teach politicians on this side of the Tasman?

Donald Trump and Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Staggering hypocrisy, re-writing history — Trump's America heads to a new low

The fight over the US Supreme Court following the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is going to get ugly, fast.

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Morrison is having a good pandemic. Why not the Coalition?

Scott Morrison has come off a bushfire-debacle to blitz the polls. But the Coalition he leads is still picking at its scabs.

How good is a mandate?

The government has been quick to lean on 'the will of the people' when pressing Labor to greenlight new policies. But does it actually mean anything?

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (Image: AAP/Boris Jancic)

Disillusioned Australia has a serious case of politics envy

Australia's declining trust in politics and politicians paints a vastly different picture to our friends in New Zealand, where voter satisfaction remains high.

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