Gladys Berejiklian

Michael Daley is no racist, no orator either

Michael Daley is no racist, no orator either

“And I don’t want to sound xenophobic. It’s not a xenophobic thing. It’s an economic question.”How to appeal to prejudiceOne of the tricks of politics is to appeal to prejudices without altering those being demonised.Daley is no racist. He is no orator either. He was bluntly articulating one of the great preoccupations of the NSW…


Almost every voter in NSW is entitled to a handout

Almost every voter in NSW is entitled to a handout

This week, the government offered $250 subsidies for fuel, taxis, train and bus services for pensioner-aged residents of rural areas, which is where Premier Gladys Berejiklian needs to shore up support to retain power.”The $250 rebate is directed at electorates the government is particularly worried about,” said Paul Versteege, a spokesman for the Combined Pensioners…