Nick Dyrenfurth

Nick Dyrenfurth
Nick Dyrenfurth is the executive director of the John Curtin Research Centre. He is the author or editor of 12 books spanning history, politics and children’s fiction, including Getting the BluesThe Write StuffA Little History of the Australian Labor PartyMateship: A Very Australian HistoryA New History of the AWU and All That’s Left



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Back to the people

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Bill Shorten has held Labor together, but the party is still ignoring what voters want

Lest we forget

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We should remember much more about World War One than just Gallipoli

Malcolm the messiah

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The saviour complex has a long history in Australian politics

A man for some seasons

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The times may not suit Malcolm Turnbull

Don’t write off Tony Abbott yet

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Underestimate the prime minister at your peril

Loser takes all

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How giving up power could be the new power move

The prime minister of the Opposition

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Tony Abbott continues to be defined by what he opposes

Labor’s British blues

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It is not alarmist to think that Australian Labor is sleepwalking to electoral disaster

Capital punishment is wrong

Politics

The best way to honour our murdered countrymen is to speak out against the death penalty