Explaining the Liberal Mess – Part Three

READ PART TWO HERE The little l’s currently occupy the traditional heartland of the Liberal Party, the south-east suburbs of Victoria. While spattered about in other states too, the Liberal’s have performed exceptionally well in those seats since the party was created. The little l’s believe in the values of the party wholeheartedly, but, take a more socially progressive lean, favouring policies such as letting … Continue reading Explaining the Liberal Mess – Part Three

Explaining the Liberal Mess – Part Two

READ PART ONE HERE Reading the ‘Quarterly Essay’ for the January quarter this year revealed an interesting perspective on the state of the economy, politics, society and neo-liberalism within a modern Australia. It insisted on tearing apart aspects of the Liberal party’s beliefs and actions, partly through quoting Sir Robert Menzies. One of those quotes read: The moment we establish, or perpetuate, the principle that … Continue reading Explaining the Liberal Mess – Part Two