Kevin Rudd ☆ 3 charactersIt was the coup that killed Australian politicsLess than "three years after taking government in a landslide election victory Kevin Rudd was betrayed by his deputy and the " years after taking government in a landslide election victory Kevin Rudd was betrayed by his deputy and the *powerbrokers of the Australian Labor Party the 'Faceless Men' despite enjoying historically high personal and party *of the Australian Labor Party the 'Faceless Men' despite enjoying historically high personal and party atingsThe betrayal of June 2010 is the most significant Australian political event of the century No prime minister including Rudd has since seen out a full term before being dethroned by their own caucus But how did party games in Canberra spiral so catastrophically out of controlKevin Rudd defeated John Howard on a platform of fresh ideas progressive innovation and new leadership He inherited two wars and the legacy of eleven years of conservative economic mismanagement And within the legacy of eleven years of conservative economic mismanagement And within of taking office his new government would face the greatest. Economic cataclysm since the Great Depression the *Global Financial Crisis Of 2008 But None *Financial Crisis of 2008 But none these deterred Rudd from his vision of
bringing australia intoAustralia into modern ageIn witty forthright and audaciously honest prose Rudd Essential Essays Two Volume Set recounts his early triumphs and challenges in the hard business of government But beyond the policy goals he kicked fromaising the pension to axing WorkChoices to laying the foundation for a decades long Labor dream of paid parental leave he takes us into cabinet the prime minister's office and the back corridor conversations that eshaped the country We learn of the wheeling and dealing of governance as Rudd works with President Obama in the of governance as Rudd works with President Obama in the of the financial crisis apologises to the Stolen Generations and atifies the Kyoto ProtocolYet egardless of Rudd's efforts to combat climate change and his success in keeping Aust. ,
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the great moralgreat moral economic challenges of our generation dark forces within his own party conspired against him The unceremonious emoval of a first term prime minister from office shocked Rudd as much as it *did the nationDespite great pain Rudd continued to his party and his country as backbencher and *the nationDespite great pain Rudd continued to serve his and his country as backbencher and minister He documents his time in the wilderness before his brief Minerals Inclusions And Volcanic Processes resurrection as Labor leader and the 2013 electionetaking the party after it had truly 'lost its way'After years of silence the 26th Prime Minister of Australia is finally on the Biomineralization record about his time in government in this second volume of his autobiography This is the memoir of a prime minister full of energy and ideals while battling the greatest trials of the modern age This is Kevin Rudd'sesponse to the ultimate political and personal betray.