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The answer isn’t Liberal

30 June 2017

1:06 PM

30 June 2017

1:06 PM

Let’s pretend for just a moment that Tony Abbott is the right-wing hardliner everyone says he is. Let’s pretend he’s not as enamoured of wealth redistribution and multiculturalism as Malcolm Turnbull. Let’s pretend he’s not as committed to jihad-denialism as Barack Obama. (Of course, he’s all of these things.)

If he was restored to the prime ministership, what on Earth would change? He’d still be just one of about four true-believing conservatives in the Liberal Party. And

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