Tag Archives: Australia

Should Australia join ASEAN?

Former Australian Prime Minister Paul Keating believes that Australia should join ASEAN. This is a call that he has repeated since the surprise victory of Donald Trump. There are concerns about whether or not Australia could join ASEAN – certainly … Continue reading

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Ramblings on Australian democracy – theory vs. reality

In 2011, the UK mulled the Alternative Vote (AV), known as preferential voting in Australia. The measure failed to pass, but pundits for the AV held up Australia as a worthy example. Indeed most Aussies are rather proud of their … Continue reading

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