Australian Left Review

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Labor's Turbulent Tribes


Lindsay Tanner


Labor's factions now dominate party decision-making. They also often serve to stifle rather than promote debate. Lindsay Tanner argues that if Labor is to survive as a mass party it needs to break the factional grip.



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