Topic archives: 2013 year in review

Keane’s 2013 in review: on trust, narratives and secrets

Keane’s 2013 in review: on trust, narratives and secrets

December 20, 2013 24

The failure of governments to earn the trust of voters was a major theme in 2013. This will make governing difficult until -- if ever -- governments regain that trust.

Crikey Awards: in a year of incompetence, Abbott was the best

Crikey Awards: in a year of incompetence, Abbott was the best

December 16, 2013 37

It's been a Melbourne Cup field for incompetence this year in politics, but Crikey has spotted those who have managed to stand out from the pack. None more than the Prime Minister.