NICK BRYANT. How right-wing Scott Morrison became Australia’s sixth prime minister in 11 years. | John Menadue – Pearls and Irritations

It’s a measure of how far Australian conservatism has turned towards the Trumpian that Morrison was considered the mainstream candidate. When the new Australian prime minister Scott Morrison delivered his maiden parliamentary speech in 2008, he penned the kind of muscular Christian screed that could easily have been written by Tony Blair at his most messianic,…

Source: NICK BRYANT. How right-wing Scott Morrison became Australia’s sixth prime minister in 11 years. | John Menadue – Pearls and Irritations

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