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 →

Neither Power Nor Glory: 100 Years of Political Labor in Victoria, 1856-1956

Paul Strangio's new book Neither Power Nor Glory: 100 Years of Political Labor in Victoria, 1856-1956 (Melbourne University Press, 2012) is being launched on Thursday 7 June by the Hon John Cain at Embiggen Books, 197-203 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne (opposite the Wheeler Centre). 6 for 6.30 pm. RSVP's essential. Please contact Embiggen Books on... Continue Reading →

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