Nick Cater writes in The Australian:
We should give thanks for small mercies. At least Bill Shorten still believes economic growth is a good thing, even if he harbours strange ideas about how to achieve it.
“Equality is a precondition to successful growth,” he told ABC’s Radio National, a safe space for such declaratory nonsense where such assertions can be made without fear of contradiction.
The causal link between “equality”, however defined, and “growth” …