What a week it was. Christchurch suffered Australian-grown terrorism, our children marched to make us see the obvious and one homeless teen beat the odds.
Current affairs this week: escalation in the Crimean peninsula, a racially motivated schoolyard assault, student protest against government climate change inaction, and further erosion for the Libs.
This week, Malcolm Turnbull faced criticism over the “Vote Tony Out” Instagram page. But with the Liberal party in its current state, I can’t help but feel it might be a good idea.
We might bristle at the concept of the “quota”, but the truth is that we need greater representation, and we need that now.
In an extraordinary turn of events, the extent of the bullying within the Liberal Party was illuminated for all to see.
Scott Morrison has vowed to handle it internally, but the bullying during the spill that placed him in power should be openly discussed in the public forum.
In front of our eyes, we’ve seen our politics devolve into the pursuit of revenge. But just how sweet is revenge, and how long will we see it last?
While we now know who makes up the Morrison government, a couple of surprises remain. Including one Peter Dutton.
This week, Malcolm Turnbull railed against an ALP attack that claimed his tax breaks will help himself, claiming that he earned everything he has. History points the opposite to be true.