Kevin Rudd delivers the inaugural La Trobe University China Studies Oration

Posted in Asia and the World, Media, Mission, News, Transcripts, Video

“Xi Jinping’s China, Trump’s America and the Future of Australia‑China Relations”  Inaugural La Trobe University China Studies Oration The Honourable Kevin Rudd 26th Prime Minister of Australia State Library of Victoria Melbourne Tuesday 12 February 2018 Tonight I am to speak about Australia-China relations. Let me first put this into a broader frame. I’d like to talk first about […]

Kevin Rudd speaks at the National Press Club, Canberra: “On Closing the Gap, We Must Stay the Course”

Posted in Equality and Justice, Media, Mission, News, Transcripts, Video

‘On Closing the Gap, We Must Stay the Course’ The Honourable Kevin Rudd 26th Prime Minister of Australia The Australian National Press Club Canberra 12 February 2018   I begin by acknowledging the First Australians on whose lands we meet, and whose cultures we celebrate as the oldest continuing cultures in human history. I thank […]