Going, going . . . 22/6/2013
Looks like The Age’s editor has joined the ranks of blue-tied misogynists.
It is time for Julia Gillard to stand aside as leader of the federal parliamentary Labor Party, as Prime Minister of Australia, so that vigorous, policy-driven democratic debate can flourish once again. Ms Gillard should do so in the interests of the Labor Party, in the interests of the nation and, most importantly, in the interests of democracy.
You’d presume there’s much wailing and gnashing of teeth in Fitzroy, Glebe and and Freo.
I remember that fateful night in 2007 when I warned two long-time rusted-on Labor voting mates that they’d soon be embarrassed they voted for this mob of incapable hyenas. They sneered. Who’s laughing now?