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Follow The Leader: Quarterly Essay 71, Tingle,  Laura
Follow The Leader: Quarterly Essay 71
Laura Tingle

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Anthologies, Essays & Journals - Published: 17/Sep/2018 - ISBN: 9781760640705

In this rather timely essay, Laura Tingle offers acute portraits – profiles in courage and cunning – of leaders ranging from Merkel and Howard to Macron and Obama. She discusses the rise of the strongman, including Donald Trump, for whom there is no map, only sentiment and power. And she analyses what has gone wrong with politics in Australia, arguing that successful leaders know what they want to do, and create the space and time to do it. After the Liberal Party’s recent episode of political madness, where does this leave the nation’s new prime minister, Scott Morrison?

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