Michael Easson's aspirations for national leadership of the Right within the ACTU have received a sharp blow. Worse, his totalitarian grip on the NSW Labor Council, of which he is secretary, may soon be broken by the appointment of a left fulltime officer. This is part of the fallout from the leaking of a Labor Council strategy document last November. (See "Shooting the Messenger", p. 4)
Recommended CitationLoose Cannon: 1. Easson's Future Not So Bright 2. Liquor Shake-up 3. Giant Stirs 4. A New 'International'?, Australian Left Review, 1(114), 1990, 46.