Opinion

Does Lidia Thorpe think Australians are stupid?

Amanda Vanstone
Updated October 28 2022 - 11:11am, first published October 27 2022 - 5:30am
No doubt Senator Lidia Thorpe would like this saga to be seen as one lapse of judgement. But it isn't. Picture by Keegan Carroll

Lidia Thorpe's admission that she has failed to exercise judgement just doesn't cut the ice. How stupid does she think Australians are?

Amanda Vanstone

Amanda Vanstone is a former senator for South Australia, a former Howard government minister, and a former ambassador to Italy. She hosts Counterpoint on ABC Radio National and writes fortnightly for ACM.

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