It’s chilly spring weather in Melbourne and in a few hours I’ll be off to vote at a distant booth as far away from the Young LibThugs as I can get without leaving the electorate. I’m also going alone: OH had better be very careful when anywhere near me for the next little while.
(Credit: The Australian Labor Party)
All pretty good reasons, in my book.
The Coalition, by contrast, has
The Coalition also has
(and those are just the stars) – a bunch that exceeds in utter, thuggish mendacity and sheer, vicious nastiness anything I have seen in Federal Parliament in over fifty years of being a political junkie.
And, of course, standing behind them, pulling the strings, are
– as unholy a trinity as I have ever seen.
By contrast, the ALP has
decent people concerned about the well-being of all Australians, about equality, and about building for the future.
I will be voting Labor today. I hope sufficient of my fellow-Australians wake up before it’s too late and realise the slaughter-knives are nearly at their throats.
(Credit: The Weekly Times)