Sean Kelly

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565 ENTRIES Sean Kelly is a columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, and was an adviser to Labor prime ministers Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd.



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The Politics

Another day, another expenses scandal

The national debate needs to move on soon

The Politics

OK skeleton, out of that closet

Thanks to the internet, the lives of politicians are about to get a whole lot harder

The Politics

Tony Abbott may yet discover his purpose

What defines this government?

The Politics

The difficult art of political timing

Yes, the PM sacked Bishop too late. But at least he didn’t sack her too early

The Politics

How to waste 200 words

The PM finally commented on Adam Goodes today. And said absolutely nothing

The Politics

The Adam Goodes debate is all about race

What the right-wing commentariat gets wrong

The Politics

The beginning of Bronwyn Bishop’s end

How to spot a political storm

The Politics

Merit, bias and female MPs

It’s time for quotas

The Politics

When the main event is a non-event

Wrapping up the ALP’s national conference

The Politics

Bill Shorten clears his first hurdle of the weekend

One test down, several still to go

The Politics

Turnback backflip

What Labor is thinking

The Politics

Battle stations

Can Bill Shorten really fight an election campaign on global warming?

The Politics

Weathercocks and signposts, mark II

Warren Entsch makes the case for same-sex marriage

The Politics

The price of loyalty

The PM is standing by Bronwyn Bishop. It may not give him the result he wants

The Politics

Once more, with feeling

Recent history repeats itself