Mungo MacCallum

Mungo MacCallum
Mungo MacCallum is a political journalist and commentator. His books include Run Johnny Run, Poll Dancing, and Punch and Judy. Visit his blog, The View from Billinudgel.

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What Bob Hawke meant by aspiration


Last week’s memorial was a fitting send-off for an inspirational leader

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Testing faith


On Israel Folau, free speech and the problem with religious fundamentalism

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Where to for Indigenous recognition from here?


All eyes are on Ken Wyatt in Scott Morrison’s otherwise underwhelming ministry

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Thus passes the glory of Tony Abbott


The former member for Warringah will mainly be remembered for his mistakes

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Remembering the Silver Bodgie


Bob Hawke’s ability to build consensus reshaped Australia

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When journalists revolt


New Corp’s influence is being tested this election

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A rogue’s gallery


As the number of withdrawn candidates mounts, so too does public cynicism

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Murky waters


The watergate scandal may be clear as mud, but confirms much we already knew

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Much ado about Barry


On Humphries’s brand of confronting comedy and the renaming of the Barry Award