It's fashionable to describe Labor's policies as a betrayal of past values: end of argument. But how does the government measure up against other social democratic regimes in the West? And why is it that Labor’s new face seems to have marginalised its left critics? David Burchell ruminates.
Recommended CitationBurchell, David, Thoroughly Modern Labor, Australian Left Review, 1(109), 1989, 28-31, 33.