Tag Archive: leadership

Why the de-separation of political careers matters

Bob Hawke with Yes Prime Minister star Paul Eddington, 1989. (c) Trove, National Library of Australia It is hard to keep up with the number of scandals swirling around the Morrison government. In the… Continue reading

Disposable Leaders Media and Leadership Coups from Menzies to Abbott

Politics in 1950s Adelaide was a gentlemanly affair. The Premier, Thomas Playford, and Labor’s Mick O’Halloran faced each other in four election campaigns between 1950 and 1959. More surprisingly, they dined together each… Continue reading