Category Archives: Editorial Portraits

Each Monday the Newcastle Herald features a portrait of somebody who has made a name for themselves in the news.

Rednecks

rednecksSarah Palin, governor of Alaska, becomes the Republican Party’s poster girl when selected as Vice-Presidential running mate in the 2008 election. Her conservative views and empty-headed comments reminded me of Pauline Hanson, an Australian politician who rose to prominence in the 1990s.