Australian Left Review

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Labor's Five Years: Counsel for the Defence: An Interview with Laurie Carmichael


As the left linchpin in the ALP /ACTU alliance which has held up the Hawke government, Laurie Carmichael has been one of the left’s toughest internal critics. And his support for the record of the government flies against most conventional left wisdom. Here he defends both his personal vision of the future and the record of the last five years to ALR.