Voters are burning politicians who won't ditch coal

By Richard Denniss
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:35pm, first published December 22 2017 - 1:47pm

Like kids' temporary obsessions with fidget spinners and Pokémon, the short attention spans of modern prime ministers lead to enormous mountains of waste. Just as last season's must-have toys quickly become landfill, last year's political fads waste enormous amounts of time, money and political capital.

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