The latest volume of Robert A. Caro’s magisterial series The Years of Lyndon Johnson – volume four, The Passage of Power, was published in May. The first volume appeared 30 years ago.
Andrew Giles sets out a three part challenge to Labor to map our a clear path to reform.Read more
In January this year the African National Congress celebrated its Centenary at a star-studded ceremony in Bloemfontein, South Africa. I was one of only seven Australians invited to attend and it was a pretty thrilling experience.Read more
From the moment LNP leader Campbell Newman announced he would contest the seat, Ashgrove became the key local contest of the 2012 Queensland State Election.Read more
In June 2011 Tony Abbott introduced the director of a UK think tank who presented a keynote address to a conference convened by the Menzies Research Institute, the Liberal Party’s in-house think tank.Read more