Pete Shmigel

Could Trump really call out the troops?

10 November 2020 4:49 pm

It is extraordinary to have to ask the question: can Donald Trump somehow use United States’ armed forces to stay…

Don’t trust the polls? Follow the money

28 October 2020 11:59 am

If publicly available political polling stinks – and it does both in Australia and in the case of the US…

Mental health: recognition, reaching out – and responsibility

9 September 2020 6:03 pm

That Australians’ attitudes to mental health have been transformed is true. That we need to further match increased actions to…

On radical centralism

21 July 2020 5:00 am

It’s an interesting point in time when a non-ideological and non-partisan stance becomes radical. That seems to be the point…

Time to drop our petulant politics and respect democracy

5 December 2018 12:00 pm

“Pick a scar on your body and share the story of how you got it with the other people here.”…