Peter Brent

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Peter Brent

Peter Brent is a writer and adjunct fellow at Swinburne University.

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04 May 2017
A visitor to this country over the past week might wonder where, or in what year, he or she has landed. It’s now nine...

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24 Apr 2017
A lot happened in poltics over the past fortnight. But not much happened in Newspoll. TODAY’s Newspoll, conducted...
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28 Dec 2016
South Australian Senator, Cory Bernardi, is said to be preparing to quit the Liberals and launch a new party. Perhaps...
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13 Sep 2016
Like much else in the forty-fifth parliament’s infancy, the same-sex marriage plebiscite has become hostage to the...
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30 Aug 2016
AFTER the 2010 election, with its drawn-out count and those interminable crossbench negotiations, opposition leader...

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30 May 2016
The national election pendulum might swing Labor’s way, but it’s in the states that the seats will be won AT THE last...
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26 May 2016
In days of old, when Clive Palmer exuded that bottomless confidence, he was wont to boast that his Palmer United Party...
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12 May 2016
There are seven reasons why the Coalition might think things are going well. And the same goes for Labor WHO will win...
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28 Apr 2016
By taking the initiative on the dreaded three-letter word, Labor has scored an important win Federal Labor has released...
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15 Apr 2016
If we go ahead with the same-sex marriage and Indigenous recognition referendums, then let's hold them alongside the...
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