The most provocative charge you can level at the Labor Party today is that it has abandoned its traditional goals and values. A fair number of ALP members have left the party because . they believe this to be true. In fact, everyone except Paul Keating seems to agree. It might be just a bit harder, however, to get a clear account of what those goals and values were.
Recommended CitationFarrar, Adam, Welfare Wars, Australian Left Review, 1(105), 1988, 43-44.