Podcast: Will Americans believe Mueller?

Mueller is done with his investigation. His report (in some form) should be released soon. The other week I appeared on the United States Studies Centre podcast 2020Vision  to discuss what his public opinion surveys suggest people believe on Russian interference and other issues likely to be important in the 2020 US presidential election, including …

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Did the Australian Labor Party’s 2016 ‘Mediscare’ Campaign Work?

On the night of 2 July, 2016, following what was a mostly tepid national election campaign, the (then) Liberal Party prime minister Malcolm Turnbull launched a tirade on national television, asserting that the tactics used by the Labor Party over previous weeks had involved ‘some of the most systematic, well-funded lies ever peddled in Australia’. …