Kevin Rudd speaks to Quest Means Business on CNN

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Xi Jinping is likely to be China’s paramount leader through the 2020s. This will have a profound impact on the future of the liberal international order. Here’s my interview with @questCNN @cnni earlier today. — Kevin Rudd (@MrKRudd) February 26, 2018 Australia’s former Prime Minister @MrKRudd has a simple message for American lawmakers: “Your […]

Kevin Rudd writes in the The Guardian: “Turnbull no longer cares about reconciliation with Indigenous Australians”

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By Kevin Rudd This article was originally published in The Guardian. I n recent years, Australian politics has degenerated from comedy (Tony Abbott grovelling to the Duke of Edinburgh) to tragedy (Malcolm Turnbull grovelling to Peter Dutton) and now farce (with Barnaby Joyce … well, just being Barnaby Joyce). The ability of the country to […]

Kevin Rudd writes in The Australian: “Chairman Mal’s new McCarthyism”

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Originally published in The Australian, 24 February 2018 By Kevin Rudd Last December, Malcolm Turnbull proclaimed that the “Australian people had stood up” — “Aodaliya renmin zhanqilaile” — against the Chinese. This was a parody of a statement attributed to Mao Zedong on the proclamation of the People’s Republic of China, after a century of […]