A battle is underway to end Tony Abbott's 25-year political career The former PM had a simple wish, but it wasn't granted. What happened next has raised three big questions over his future. Brisbane Times 2 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
'He's just useless': Tony Abbott faces shock leadership challenge over his seat of 25 years Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott has narrowly avoided major embarrassment after scraping through to remain the Liberal candidate for the seat he has held for 25 years. MailOnline 5 days ago
Rudd and Abbott go head to head
Kevin Rudd, the Australian prime minister, and Tony Abbott, the opposition leader, held their first televised debate of the election campaign. The FT's David Pilling examines the debate.
Financial Times - 2 weeks ago 02:54
Australia's climate wars: a decade of dithering
From John Howard's promise to introduce an emissions trading system in October 2007 to Malcolm Turnbull's dumping of the emissions reduction target from the national energy guarantee in August 2018,..
Guardian - 3 weeks ago 03:48
Kevin Rudd becomes Australia prime minister again
After delivering the killer blow to Julia Gillard, Kevin Rudd is once again Prime Minister of Australia. Whether he can use his famed campaigning skills to overturn Tony Abbott and the Liberal Party's..
Financial Times - on August 23, 2018 02:52
Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott celebrates sister's same-sex wedding after leading vocal campaign against gay marriage Politician was one of most high-profile opponents of legalising gay marriage during bitter referendum campaign Independent on February 2, 2018
Former Australian PM Tony Abbott attended his lesbian sister’s wedding and was surprisingly nice despite anti-LGBT rhetoric The lesbian sister of Tony Abbott finally married her partner after years of waiting for same-sex marriage to be legalised in Australia, and her former PM anti-LGBT brother turned up and was.. PinkNews on February 2, 2018 Want to reduce poverty? Look to local business, not the state Gandhi called poverty the worst form of violence. Nelson Mandela said none of us can truly rest as long as poverty persists in our world.
There will be those who believe that eradicating world.. City A.M. on January 29, 2018
Tony Abbott head-butt: Attacker pleads guilty in court The attacker had claimed he was motivated by a "personal hatred" for Australia's ex-PM. BBC News on January 18, 2018
Sister of anti-gay former Australian PM Tony Abbott is finally getting married after years of waiting The sister of the former Australian Prime Minister is finally getting married. PinkNews on December 15, 2017
Tony Abbott explains why he didn’t vote on same-sex marriage plebiscite he invented Australia's former Prime Minister has had many strange opinions on same-sex marriage. PinkNews on December 15, 2017 Tony Abbott says equal marriage will ‘strengthen’ Australia, after years of bitter opposition After years of apocalyptic predictions about same-sex marriage, Australia's former PM Tony Abbott has rapidly changed his tune on the issue. PinkNews on December 4, 2017
The anti-gay ex-PM’s constituency was on of the highest Yes votes in Australia One of the strongest opponents of same-sex marriage in Australia, ex-Prime Minister Tony Abbott, has seen his constituency vote overwhelmingly for same-sex marriage. PinkNews on November 15, 2017
Muslim designer sends rainbow hijab to ex-Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott The Australian company, MOGA, released the rainbow headscarf last week in support of LGBT rights. PinkNews on November 9, 2017
Australia’s Tony Abbott says anti-gay marriage movement ‘should continue’ The de facto leader of Australia's anti-gay marriage campaign has said that that the movement should continue indefinitely. PinkNews on November 2, 2017
Brian Cox: Tony Abbott climate change view 'irresponsible' English physicist and celebrity scientist Brian Cox has slammed former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott for his views on climate change, calling them 'complete nonsense'. MailOnline on November 1, 2017 'Idiocy': Ed Miliband attacks Tony Abbott for suggesting climate change is 'probably doing good' Telegraph.co.uk on October 9, 2017
Anti-gay leader Tony Abbott calls 87-year-old Bob Hawke a ‘silly old bugger’ over equal marriage Three Australian Prime Ministers are viciously clashing over equal marriage. PinkNews on October 4, 2017 Anti-gay leader Tony Abbott is a Savage Garden fan, but the band’s gay singer is not having it The de facto leader of Australia's anti-gay marriage campaign Tony Abbott has revealed he likes a band with a gay lead singer... but the feeling is not mutual. PinkNews on October 2, 2017
Macklemore gay anthem Same Love tops Australian charts after homophobic censorship demands Macklemore's gay anthem Same Love has topped the Australian iTunes charts, after the country ex-PM Tony Abbott called for the song to be censored. PinkNews on September 29, 2017 Ex-Prime Minister Tony Abbott wants to ban Macklemore from playing same-sex anthem ‘Same Love’ Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has repeatedly spoken out against same-sex marriage in recent years. As the postal vote on the issue continues, the former leader is now trying to stop.. PinkNews on September 27, 2017 Daughter of anti-gay leader Tony Abbott appears in equal marriage ad The daughter of anti-gay marriage politician Tony Abbott has appeared in an ad for the campaign supporting equal marriage. PinkNews on September 26, 2017