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6 June 2021 by Glenn Barnes
“Competent government is a beautiful thing to behold. So much militates against it“… in modern-day Australia.
“Politics also offers a venue for the playing out of ancient tribal bonds. Large minorities will ally themselves with a political party for life – although today this attachment is diminishing. The bond is visceral and not compromised by poor performance, corruption and mediocre representatives.”
Prof John Carroll
Putting the focus back on "common good solutions" that the majority of the community support, via inclusion and evidence-based policies, rather than political party dictate or individual ego drive is what we need.