Amazed: Jacqui Poole looks for truth and integrity in parliament

‘We seem, as a society, to have wandered into the moral maze and lost our way.’

‘It has to do with nothing less, I would argue, than our survival as a democracy.’ | Photo: by Luke Stackpoole on Unsplash

So our prime minister broke the law, and parliament heard him say things that were not true. Does that matter? As I listen in bewilderment to the news, and the reactions of politicians and the public, it appears that, as a nation, we’re not entirely sure.

You need to login to read subscriber-only content and/or comment on articles.