Back to the 1980s! Not. When the British Prime Minister called an election seven weeks ago, it wasn’t just the pundits who thought she’d romp home in a landslide, so did the public. Theresa May was facing one of the most unpopular opposition leaders in modern political history leading a party scraping historic lows in […]

This is not reassuring.

It has been useful looking at Australian politics over the last decade because it gives some details on a period in global politics that is now coming to an end.

At the centre of it was a democratic vote that is now likely to systematically and carefully annulled. It is hard to see who has an interest in preventing it.