Random thoughts (when I get around to it) on politics and public discourse by David Havyatt.
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Even remnant parties have factions and discord
Twitter is - perhaps surprisingly to some - not a private communications channel.
Courtesy of that fact we can see that there is apparently a lack of harmony among the members of the Australian Democrats.
Part of the untold story of the Democrats is how, beginning with the GST deal, the party successfully managed to jettison large slabs of its membership through winner-take-all stoushes.