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Why Bother? Australians are sick of politics and politicians

12 January 2022

9:00 AM

12 January 2022

9:00 AM

For the politically inclined, 2022 should be a year of note. With a federal election due by May, and the usual analysis and intrigue underway, the political events of the year ought to appeal. Yet the response has been remarkably tepid, with a growing number of Australians ignoring politics entirely or remaining aloof from a process they rightly believe fails to represent their real interests.

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