Tony Smith


Tony Smith is a Bathurst based writer.

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Journal article

24 Sep 2012

Tony Smith explores the myths, markets, moral panics, and fascinating history of Australian larrikinism in the Australian Review of Public Affairs .


12 Aug 2010

It looks unlikely that women will be any more well-represented in parliament after this month’s election, writes Tony Smith

TWO WEEKS before the federal election on 21 August 2010, Prime Minister Julia Gillard attended a fundraising dinner in Sydney. The Catholic Church was raising...

Discussion paper

9 Aug 2010

Tony Smith compares the recently announced list of candidates for this month's federal election with the candidates standing in 2007. He finds that despite a modest rise in the number of women candidates, the representation of women in federal parliament could go backwards at this...


5 Jul 2010

Anglicare Tasmania is a state-wide non-government human services agency which employs over 750 staff and delivers more than 45 social support programs to disadvantaged Tasmanians. It is funded primarily through state and commonwealth government agencies with some funds through foundations and benevolent trusts as well...


19 Nov 2009

Having asked two ministers for their resignations, Premier Nathan Rees will have to hope that he has not thrown away Labor's last chance to retain government, writes Tony Smith in Eureka Street

WHEN NEW SOUTH WALES ministers Joe Tripodi and Ian Macdonald tendered their...

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