Bursting The Bubble

This week’s headline in the London Jewish Chronicle is “Mirvis: too many young people live in a bubble” The Chief Rabbi of the Commonwealth has issued a call for young people to do more to help the less fortunate. “Rabbi Mirvis said young Jews “totally” lived in a bubble which …

New Zealand electoral lessons for Australia

Approximately 20 years ago New Zealand changed their electoral system to a proportional representation model, which has until now, delivered a minority Government complete with a kingmaker and a policy bidding process. Yesterday the voters of New Zealand discovered the strategic fortitude to deliver an outright majority.  They delivered a …