July 2015 – Pearls and Irritations.
Race Mathews wrote before the 1915 Federal Conference: “The philosopher George Santayana wrote famously ‘Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
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Race Mathews: former Principal Private Secretary to Gough Whitlam, local government councillor, Federal MP, Victorian MP and minister and academic. Joined the ALP in 1956.