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Highlights of the Direction 2016 conference

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Whenever I go to conferences I always try to think of ways to remember all the great things I’ve experienced there after the event. Two months later, I’m quoting something and for the life of me I can’t remember who exactly said it when someone asks! Infuriating right? Anyway, I came up with the idea of writing things down and sprinkling it with tweets and Instagram posts, revolutionary I know! So here’s my highlights of it all covering the two days 10-11 Nov 2016 of the Direction 16 conference.

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The Liberal Party, anything but!

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Like Tony Abbott, I’m a migrant to Australia, unlike him though, I was an adult when I arrived here. My understanding of the English language was at that point more rounded, or so I believed. Imagine my surprise when I began to take interest in politics here; I started reading about the Liberal Party and as I learned more about them, my confusion increased! Most of what they say is anything but liberal; they are actually conservative, they don’t even really believe in the freedom of the individual that is…read more

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The two party political system

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I have often engaged in conversations leading to the political current event situation here in Australia in particular and in the world in general, and usually from my responses or reactions, I would be told I’m cynical and apathetic when it comes to such a topic. This happened so many times, I thought why not write something about it!

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