Peter van Onselen
Peter van Onselen is a professor of politics and foundation chair of journalism at the University of Western Australia. He is also a contributing editor at the Australian newspaper and a presenter at Sky News.
Ruling, not governing
EssayRULING IS A consequence of professional politicking. Yet it has also created unmatched instability in modern Australian politics. Professionalisation of political operations has come to dominate the way major Australian political parties function, and diminishes government and opposition alike....