How Good was Howard?

John Howard and the Constitution

That what we have we prize not to the worth Whiles we enjoy it, but being lack’d and lost, Why, then we rack the value, then we find The virtue that possession would not show us Whiles it was ours. —Shakespeare, Much Ado about Nothing To one who had lived and worked in Canada, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, the United States and New Zealand before moving with my family to Australia in 2005, the then Prime Minister Howard and his government appeared as a breath of unexpected fresh air. Any native-born Canadian such as I will tell you that…

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