Julia Gillard ousted as Australia prime minister

Julia Gillard confirms she will not contest next parliamentary elections after losing Labor party leadership ballot to Kevin Rudd

Alison Rourke The Guardian 26 Jun 2013

Australia’s first female prime minister, Julia Gillard, has been sacked by her party just months before the next election and replaced by the man she ousted three years ago.

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Anger as Hungary far-right leader demands lists of Jews

CNBC 27 Nov 2012

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – A Hungarian far-right politician urged the government to draw up lists of Jews who pose a “national security risk”, stirring outrage among Jewish leaders who saw echoes of fascist policies that led to the Holocaust.

Marton Gyongyosi, leader of Hungary’s third-strongest political party Jobbik, said the list was […]

Australia carbon tax protest targets Julia Gillard

BBC News 16 August 2011

Thousands of people gathered in the Australian capital, Canberra, to protest against a planned carbon tax aimed at curbing greenhouse emissions.

It is the centrepiece of Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s environmental strategy, despite her ruling out its introduction during last year’s election campaign.

A year on from that pledge, conservative […]

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