Tag Archives: JuliaGillard

*Labor rattling

I have voted Labor in every election, state and federal, ever since I enrolled to vote, twenty-seven years ago; however, I am now intending never to vote Labor again, as long as I live. Now, the Labor Party probably does not care, given that I do not live in a marginal seat, and given that, even […]

*Being Julia

I had spent a pleasant, newsless Wednesday glued to a magnificent book that examined comprehensively the Paula Yates–Michael Hutchence–Bob Geldof love triangle, and so was astonished when I saw the papers on Thursday and learned that Julia Gillard was going to challenge Kevin Rudd for the leadership of the Labor Party. I spent the early […]