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'Manchurian candidate,' political scare campaigns go red and Green

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated February 16 2022 - 6:54am, first published 6:30am
Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese and Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

It seems the conspiracy-laden protesters which have beached themselves in Canberra are rubbing off on those inside Parliament House.


Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on