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Europe’s ground zero and other news and views for Thursday 31 July

July 31, 2014 - 22:35 -- Admin

Eric Abetz a sure fire vote loser

July 28, 2014 - 23:26 -- Admin

I must have spent too much time behind that one way glass. I can’t help thinking when I see a politician on television how those ordinary swinging voters will be reacting. Not to the words coming out of the mouth. They don’t really count. But to the look and the sound of the person uttering them.And if there is one thing this old political adviser is certain of it is that Eric Abetz is doing his team great harm every time he appears on the screen or is heard on the radio.

No ethics in the political classes and are journalists any better?

July 28, 2014 - 20:45 -- Admin

Most voters probably will never know the story of the lost dictaphone machine so the impact on the Victorian political future will be near enough to zilch. Which is a pity really. For the lesson that should be learned is that operatives on both sides of politics are unethical grubs. Anyone interested in honesty in politics would avoid Labor and Liberal like the plague.