Tag Archive: Tony Abbott

The Liberal Campaign and the Myth of Rescue

by Sarah Burnside*


Much has been made of the repetitious slogans in use this election campaign, but one has received comparatively little attention: the Coalition’s emphasis that Labor must not be given ‘the second chance that it doesn’t deserve and that Australia can’t afford’.

The Liberals instead suggest that they Read more »

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Empire, Imperialism, the United States and Australia

by Murray Noonan, PhD Candidate, School of Communication and the Arts, Victoria University

I am fundamentally in favour of empire. Indeed, I believe that empire is more necessary in the twenty-first century than ever before.” Niall Ferguson, Colossus: The Price of America’s Empire


Having seemingly disappeared from the lexicon of the left Read more »

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