Political Amnesia by Laura Tingle | Black Inc.

Political Amnesia: How We Forgot How To Govern

Awards for Political Amnesia

  • Finalist, 2016 Walkley Award for Long Feature Writing

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About the author

Laura Tingle

Laura Tingle is chief political correspondent for ABC TV’s 7.30. She won the Paul Lyneham Award for Excellence in Press Gallery Journalism in 2004, and Walkley awards in 2005 and 2011. She is the author of Chasing the Future: Recession, …

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Praise for Political Amnesia

‘Tingle has written a vivid, often witty, consistently depressing essay about a political class that desperately needs to remember its past in order to shape its future, and hold on to any wise heads that are still left.’ —Weekend Australian 

‘This is precisely the kind of political journalism we don’t get to see often enough.’ —Sydney Morning Herald

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