Australian Left Review

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Decline and Fall?


In our June issue Lindsay Tanner argued that the ALP is dying as a grassroots party, and that the factions are an obstacle to its revival. Here, Stuart Macintyre enters the debate. Yes, he argues, the Labor movement is in a state of long-term decline. But focussing on its structures won't halt that process.



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