Author Archives: Paddy Gourley


About Paddy Gourley

Paddy Gourley is a former senior public servant. 

Paralysis by analysis: Extravagance clots Michael Pezzullo’s security sermon (Canberra Times, Nov 3)

Pezzullo’s 2020 list tries to cover everything, a serious failure. As pointed out by US scholars, if policy makers try to address all imaginable threats, security will paralyse government.

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