Asylum Seekers: The sad, short, history of Labor’s deviation from a ‘White Australia” mentality by Tony Harris

The recent attacks on the Greens by notable Labor Party figures over the refusal of the Greens to compromise over offshore processing of asylum seekers represents a new low for the Labor Party. The attacks by assorted Labor right-wingers are predictable. But most disappointing was Labor Left Senator Doug Cameron who accused the Greens of... Continue Reading →

Lionel Bowen

The death of Lionel Bowen on 1st April, brought an end to a remarkable political career. Born in December 1922, he was the only child of a single mother. He left school at fourteen to help pay the bills, going on to attend night school and eventually becoming a lawyer. He went on to become... Continue Reading →

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