• ISBN: (Paperback)9780522872156
  • ISBN: (E-Book)9780522872163
  • PUBLISHED:03/Jul/2017
  • IMPRINT:Melbourne University Press
  • SUBJECT:Politics & government

Reboot

Richard Walsh

  • Paperback $27.99
  • E-Book $12.99

A democracy makeover to empower Australia's voters

If you want real change, change the system.Reboot offers a tantalising glimpse of a better future, where politicians work directly and closely with those who voted for them.Utopian? Disillusional? Richard Walsh makes a tour de force argument for doing away with the senate, embracing a republic and having a government where the prime minister and ministers are the best people in the country, not just chosen from the politicians who sit in the parliament.

About the author

Richard Walsh was co-editor of OZ magazine in the 1960s and editor of Nation Review in the 1970s. He has been managing director of Angus & Robertson Publishers, chief executive of Australian Consolidated Press and is currently a commissioning publisher at Allen & Unwin. He has written for both television and the stage; this is his ninth book.

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