A rum rebellion

How did an unelected campaign consultant come to exercise such influence over Labor’s 2013 campaign, asks Stephen Mills

28 Nov 13 | Comments (1)

Rudd 1987 or Abbott 1996?

Has Labor’s campaign taken a fatal turn? History shows that divided control of campaign messages can be a disaster, writes Stephen Mills

20 Aug 13 | Comments (0)

It was time: Mick Young’s triumph, forty years on

Not only was the 1972 election a watershed for Labor, it also created the modern political campaign, writes Stephen Mills

29 Nov 12 | Comments (2)

Dick Casey’s forgotten people

Over sixty years ago, an innovative political campaign offered Australian voters a coherent political philosophy, writes Stephen Mills

31 May 12 | Comments (2)