Clive Palmer, a bufoon with a purpose?

Barry Tucker                    21 May, 2014

After playing in the wings, millionaire miner Clive Palmer swaggered into centre stage in 2013 — threatening to win the federal election and become Australia’s next Prime Minister.

He often makes outrageous statements. Our parliamentary system is rotten. So is the news media. It’s hard to determine where he really stands on anything.


Jane Gilmore, editor of on-line magazine The King’s Tribune, recently produced this part profile, part analysis of the man who might determine the fate of the Conservative’s (they’re not Liberals) first Budget.

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