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Video: Bill Shorten on Board for Labor Party Reform

April 23, 2014 - 08:04 -- Admin

"It is clear to me that there is a widespread, genuine passion for rebuilding the Labor party....Today I announce the start of a major campaign to rebuild the Australian Labor Party and renew our sense of purpose....Making Labor more democratic and more representative is also about reaching out to union members – not just those in leadership positions – to join our party and participate in our decision-making.Unions will always have a vital role to play in Australian society – and

ALP Party Reform: a long time waiting

March 4, 2014 - 18:27 -- Admin

ALP members have waited a long time for party reform. We have watched the Federal party waste the promise of the 2007 elections, tearing itself apart with personality politics, factional feuds, and backroom deals and bullying.The party administration and campaigning, at both Federal and State levels, have been woeful to say the least.