A Washington Post - ABC News poll has given American president Donald Trump the lowest approval rating of any president in the past 70 years.
Griffith University political scientist Professor John Kane pays tribute to anti-apartheid icon and former South African president, Nelson Mandela, who has died aged 95.
A remarkable leader who used his saintly profile to powerful political effect. This was how Griffith University political scientist Professor John Kane described Nelson Mandela today, following the death of South Africa’s first black president at the age of 95. “He is a prime example of someone who used moral capital to great effect,” Professor […]
As the US comes to terms with the fallout from Hurricane Sandy, Republican candidate Mitt Romney may also struggle to pick up the pieces of his US presidential election campaign. This was the view of Professor John Kane at Griffith University’s School of Government and International Relations who believes President Obama has plotted almost the […]
Centre for Governance and Public Policy
Academics from the Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Professors Kane and Rhodes and Associate Professor Tiernan have commented in the Australian Financial Review on the past fortnight in Australian politics. Read more here
Griffith Business School
Queensland Premier Campbell Newman can weather the current political storm surrounding public service cutbacks and mining royalties, a Griffith University expert said today. However, Professor John Kane (right) from Griffith’s School of Government and International Relations, believes Mr Newman would be well served by an adjustment to his leadership style as he moves forward. Professor […]