Archive for October 1st, 2011
By all means criticise Tony Abbott for his conservatism and neoliberalism. But let’s be clear. Tony Abbott is likely to become Australia’s next Prime Minister because Labor’s reactionary policies give credence to his.
The way to fight Abbott is not just to bag him out. It is to build any fight back that might arise today against Labor.
In Australia the ruling Labor Party continues to garner the support of just over a quarter of the population. The paparazzi have gone into orgasms of newsprint about the return of that other great social democrat leader, Kevin Rudd. If Kevin Rudd is the answer it must be a pretty bad question.
Changing the seller of the shit sandwich isn’t going to make us buy it. A shit sandwich is still a shit sandwich