Politics

Class Warfare Trumps Economic Literacy at the ACTU

It’s a bit of a shame that Melbourne University Publishing is no longer in the business of publishing non-academic filler-material. There is a public-service benefit in exposing to the wider community the thoughts, such as they are, of the militant Left, and nothing has been more clarifying than On Fairness by Sally McManus, the Secretary of the ACTU. The ACTU has fallen a long way from the days of Bob Hawke, Bill Kelty and the Accord. They have been replaced by the politics of “Good Old Collingwood Forever”, in which any and every means used to bring about a desired…

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