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  1. The latest, new, improved, solution ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... John Howard's "Pacific Solution", which saw "boat people" sent to Nauru and Papua New Guinea for processing. Julia Gillard tried to trump that with a wacky "refugee swap" with Malaysia. She also toyed with the idea of sending asylum-seekers to East ...

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  2. Some take-out from Julia Gillard's "My Story"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    This week former Prime Minister Julia Gillard released her autobiography, My Story - detailing and justifying her experiences and decision-making during her three year and three day term as Prime Minister of Australia. It contains her personal account of Australia's developing relationship with the international community, the government's efforts to secure a seat on the UN Security Council and of her relationships with key government figures, among other things.

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  3. Slush fund Cesar suns Bali bellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | NEWS.com.au

    ... The fund raised up to $500,000 from building companies who paid to attend events where former prime minister Julia Gillard and Labor leader Bill Shorten were guest speakers. A list of personal expenses drawn from the slush fund, which the Herald Sun ...

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  4. Gillard lifts lid on difficult years as Aussie PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Stuff.co.nz

    It began and ended in tears. Former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard tells NIKKI MACDONALD about the corrosive impact of constant leadership challenges and the curly question of gender.

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  5. The Wharf Revue "Open For Business"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The RiotACT

    ... Keating and Bob Brown only making the cut because they refuse to leave the public stage. Keating is joined by Julia Gillard in a musical tap dance where they crow about the current state of politics and boast, "don't you miss us now." Meanwhile Bob ...

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  6. RACV to flag regional transport prioritiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... between Colac and Winchelsea was first pledged by then opposition leader Tony Abbott and former prime minister Julia Gillard at the 2010 federal election. "Our election monitor is starting to gain traction. We update it regularly and it keeps the ...

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  7. David Cameron's 'Gift' For Impersonation Was On Display Again In His Big Speech TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... ). Here he is during a speech in the City of London attempting to impersonate former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard:

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  8. Date-gate over Gillard's Tampa timingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Yahoo!

    Former prime minister John Howard has taken issue with fellow ex-PM Julia Gillard's critique of his "hairy-chested" approach to asylum seekers more than 10 years ago. Mr Howard has reportedly demanded a correction from the former Labor PM after her new book, My Story, accused him of using the September 11 terror attacks to win public support for the hard line he took toward the 2001 Tampa refugees incident.

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  9. Should Labor have backed Clive's War on Campbell?Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Crikey

    ... istration? Launch a couple of partisan royal commissions, perhaps? Try to humiliate the former prime minister, Julia Gillard, by dragging her into the witness box to

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  10. Why not Gillard for LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Kiwiblog

    Former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard is urging the Labour Party to pursue purpose to recover from its worst election defeat in 92 years. She would not comment on whether David Cunliffe should stand aside from the coming leadership battle.

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  11. Former Australian prime minister to focus on girls' ed in U.S. think tankRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2013 | District Administration

    Julia Gillard will use her credentials as an education reformer when she starts work with a leading U.S. think tank on advancing girls' schooling in developing countries. The former prime minister has joined the Washington DC-based Brookings Institution as a non-resident senior fellow, where she will work to advance the centre's key initiatives on global education.

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  12. Girls curb their ambitions in a sexist climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Age

    ... They had few home-grown role models, but the most popular individual role model was former prime minister Julia Gillard. "We commissioned this research to discover how girls and young women feel about sexism and their own place in Australia and were ...

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  13. MPs push back over new restrictions on entitlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Canberra Times

    Concerns have been raised in the government partyroom about restrictions on politicians' entitlements, including the abolition of the lucrative gold pass and fines for MPs who wrongly claim taxpayer dollars. The Prime Minister announced in the May budget that the gold pass travel scheme, which was closed down for new MPs by former Labor prime minister Julia Gillard in 2011, would be limited for some MPs and cut off completely for others.

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  14. Gillard's back in the limelight, with Kevin nowhere to be seenRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Crikey

    Julia Gillard has been out of power for more than a year, but she is still dear to the hearts of Labor Party faithful. The former PM received a standing ovation, together with a rousing rendition of Happy Birthday , last night at Sydney's Seymour Centre to discuss her book, My Story , with writer Julie McCrossin.

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  15. Macklin / The way to avoid Tony's wedgieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Canberra City News

    ... former Speaker Peter Slipper escaped a jail sentence for ripping off his Cabcharge entitlements (and giving Julia Gillard an extra vote in the hung Parliament). His 300 hours of community service will be served in Canberra, according to ...

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  16. Gillard urges purpose from LabourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Stuff.co.nz

    Former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard is urging the Labour Party to pursue purpose to recover from its worst election defeat in 92 years. She would not comment on whether David Cunliffe should stand aside from the coming leadership battle.

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  17. Julia GillardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | ABC News

    Youthful idealism initially propelled Julia into the left side of politics - she thought it was the most progressive section of the Labor party. No party leader had ever been elected from the left faction, and Julia never expected that she herself would ever ascend to the top job.

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  18. Former GG recalls Gillard's start and endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | NEWS.com.au

    DAME Quentin Bryce has used a book launch to recall the significance of being the country's first female governor-general to swear in its first female prime minister years before she showed her the door. DAME Quentin told a swathe of past and present Labor luminaries at Sydney's Museum of Contemporary Art that the elevation of Julia Gillard to the top job in 2010 sparked the imagination of Australians.

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  19. Julia Gillard book launch a relaxed rerun of the 43rd Parliament, without the LiberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Age

    Former prime minister Julia Gillard with her partner Tim Mathieson and former governor-general Quentin Bryce. Photo: Dallas Kilponen arliament, except, well, it was pleasant.

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  20. Forced adoptions in Darwin - a chance to learn moreRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | National Archives of Australia

    ... and 1975. The impact of such experiences was formally acknowledged on 21 March 2013 when former Prime Minister Julia Gillard extended a national apology to all people affected - mothers, adopted persons, fathers and other family members. The Forced ...

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