Rhys Muldoon is a contributor to The Drum, as well as an actor, director and radio presenter. In 2010 he co-authored a children’s book, Jasper & Abby, with Kevin Rudd.
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Bob Carr’s ‘Diary of a Foreign Minister’
Mining The Dead Heart
What will this election be fought on? One common answer, naturally, is: "the economy, stupid". With a slight reshuffle of that answer comes the question: "is the economy stupid"? No. It's smart, ruthless and pumping. Have we missed all that it had to …
David Williamson’s ‘Rupert’ at the Melbourne Theatre Company
“I come not to bury Caesar, but to praise him.” – a misheard quote
The surprise of David Williamson’s Rupert is that it is peaceful. There is no battleground and there are no wars. There are no bullets and no …
The Forgotten People of the West
If you're riding ahead of the herd, take a look back every now and then to make sure it's still there. -- Old West Proverb So, our Prime Minister is going to spend a few days in Rooty Hill. Has it come to this? …
Kevin Rudd: A Coup By Any Other Name
They’re putting you through the fire,” I remarked to the prime minister on the first day of winter, 2010.
“Is my arse alight?” he replied.
It turns out it was.
A sitting prime minister was about to be thrown out of office. Not by the public, …
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