Nick Dyrenfurth

is an adjunct research fellow at Monash University’s national centre for Australian studies, and has worked as a Labor adviser and speechwriter.

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Comment April 19, 2014

Boycotting Israel another impediment to peace

“BDS is justly regarded by many as a war against Israel by means other than violence.”

Comment April 12, 2014

Abbott’s clumsy culture war

Howard knew better than his heirs how to distract from the government’s problems.

Comment March 29, 2014

Union-busting policy shows signs of amnesia

Instead of launching a full-frontal legislative assault, Abbott is seeking to weaken and morally discredit unionism.