Connecting the Dots
Because nothing in politics happens by accident
Swearing of allegiance to the Southern Cross. Charles A. Doudiet, 1854, watercolour, pen and ink on paper. Purchased by the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery with the assistance of many donors, 1996. On Thursday evening 28 November 2019 I had the pleasure of attending the...
In the interests of political literacy, I spent considerable time reading with a critical eye the review of Labor's 2019 election campaign. And having watched, and more importantly, listened to Anthony Albanese's National Press Club address. I believe I have done...
In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
– Martin Luther King
Educations is the most powerful weapon which can be used to change the world
– Nelson Mandela
Politics and diapers must be changed often, and for the same reason.
– Mark Twain
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
– Karl Marx