Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Bob Carr's maiden speech

Bob Carr, the newly sworn in Australian Foreign Minister, used his maiden speech in the Senate to raise an issue close to his heart. What was it?

I say, hurray for a scientifically literate politician, and for one who is not afraid to show it out of fear that it might lose him votes. And hurray for a politician who knows that climate change has a twin that may well be just as evil.


Anonymous said...

Here here.
A poli who not only understands but states that both sides of the political spectrum contribute to the overall.
Too lovely for words.