Bill Mountford has held senior positions in the Victorian and Commonwealth governments and worked as an economic and business strategy consultant.
SSNs: a second-best solution for defence?
Defence’s defeat on the French Submarine was an extraordinary victory for a small group of dedicated professionals. Defence’s counterattack with the nuclear submarines under the aegis of AUKUS reeks of the same old problems. Continue reading »
The unrecognised challenge on the left of successfully addressing global warming
Despite the focus on events like COP26 to put pressure on governments, the critical point of leverage in the political domain to adopt the policies needed for a new era will remain at the national level. Continue reading »