Populism and industrial decline: Why South Australia is the canary in the coalmine - Gears Of Biz

It was around 2015 and I was standing in the middle of Wilkins Road, in the town of Elizabeth in South Australia, looking at a house which had been gutted by its former tenants when two middle aged men approached me in the street. I told them I was a ...

Xenophon candidate Rhys Adams sacked over raunchy Facebook photos - The New Daily

Disgraced Team Xenophon candidate Rhys Adams gropes a wax model of Toni Collette in the Facebook photo that came back to haunt him. Facebook. Isabel Dayman. Share. Tweet Share Reddit Pin EmailComment. A Nick Xenophon candidate has been ...

Nick Xenophon heads to his new campaign battleground and is feeling the love already - The Advertiser

A DAY after announcing one of the biggest political bombshells in recent South Australian political history, Nick Xenophon has found plenty of support in his new electorate. During a 20-minute visit to Tony and Mark's greengrocer, at Campbelltown ...

Nick Xenophon sacks SA Best candidate Rhys Adams over Facebook post - NEWS.com.au

NIGHT UPDATE: NICK Xenophon has promised an urgent review of his party's vetting processes after he was forced to sack a candidate and review the Facebook page of another just one day after announcing their candidacy. Adam Langenberg.

'It's Chris baby!': Political candidate SACKED over photo he posted on Facebook two years ago showing him punching ... - Daily Mail

A candidate for Nick Xenophon's SA Best has been sacked over photos he posted on Facebook two years ago. Rhys Adams, who had been selected to run for the Liberal-held seat of Finniss, took a series of controversial photos with wax models at Madame ...

Xenophon candidate sacked over Rihanna photo - The Australian

Nick Xenophon has admitted to a vetting failure after a candidate for his new SA-Best party was caught posting crude jokes online about domestic violence and groping waxwork celebrities. Rhys Adams has apologised for Facebook photos showing him ...

Nick Xenophon candidate fired over 'appalling' Rihanna photo - Yahoo7 News

VIDEO Rhys Adams was sacked after a photo emerged of him poking fun at domestic violence. Source: 7 News. CLOSE. Nick Xenophon forced to fire one of his candidates for Facebook photo. VIDEO Rhys Adams was sacked after a photo emerged of him ...

Nick Xenophon announcement will make Labor, Liberal nervous - DeathRattleSports.com

The mere threat of Xenophon-branded candidates had already put the fear of God into the Liberal Party — desperately seeking a chance on the government benches after 16 years in the wilderness. And it delivered the faintest whiff of hope to a Premier ...

Xenophon dumps candidate over Facebook pic - The Australian

South Australian Senator Nick Xenophon has sacked an SA-Best candidate after a Facebook photo emerged of the man holding his fist to a wax model of pop star Rihanna. Rhys Adams was on Saturday named and then dropped as Senator Xenophon's ...

Nick Xenophon: A look beyond the antics reveals a serious political power broker - DeathRattleSports.com

This time he did not bother calling the media to the giraffe enclosure to announce he was sticking his neck out again. But stunt specialist, anti-pokie campaigner and political powerbroker Nick Xenophon has gambled on another attention-grabbing career ...

Candidate sacked over photos showing him posing with celebrity wax figures - NEWS.com.au

A NICK Xenophon candidate has been fired for posing inappropriately with celebrity wax figures and posting the photos online. Staff writers. news.com.auOctober 7, 20175:12pm. Video; Image. SA move will be a do or die effort: Xenophon1:21. Senator Nick ...

Xenophon candidate sacked hours after candidacy announced over controversial Facebook photos - SBS

A candidate for Nick Xenophon's SA Best party has been sacked hours after his candidacy was announced after a Facebook photo appeared to show him punching a wax figure of pop star Rihanna. Source: SBS World News. 4 HOURS AGO ...

Xenophon candidate sacked over wax statue photos - 9news.com.au

Nick Xenophon has sacked one of his party's candidates after Facebook photos showed him holding a fist to a wax model of popstar Rihanna and appearing to grope a Toni Collette statue. Xenophon's move to fire Rhys Adams over the photos, which date ...

Xenophon candidate sacked over controversial Facebook photo - The Sydney Morning Herald

A candidate for Nick Xenophon's SA-Best party has been fired after the discovery of controversial photos he posted on his Facebook page in 2015. Rhys Adams, SA-Best's candidate for the electorate of Finniss, posted a photo of him punching a wax figure ...

Xenophon candidate Rhys Adams sacked over controversial Madame Tussauds Facebook photos - ABC Online

A Nick Xenophon candidate has been fired after the ABC uncovered photos on his Facebook page appearing to show him holding his fist to a wax figure of Rihanna and groping another of Toni Collette. Rhys Adams, SA Best's candidate for the electorate of ...

Nick Xenophon's SA Best candidates include farmer, engineer and former prosecutor - ABC Online

Nick Xenophon's SA Best party has revealed six Lower House candidates that will run in South Australia's election in March. Senator Xenophon yesterday announced he was quitting federal politics to run in the Liberal-held, eastern Adelaide seat of ...

Xenophon shift to state politics could boost his party's power base - ABC Online

After Nick Xenophon's shock announcement yesterday that he would leave the Senate to enter State politics in South Australia, there's speculation his party could hold the balance of power in two parliaments. Senator Xenophon says he'll resign from the ...

Nick Xenophon and the political art of keeping everyone guessing - The Guardian

The stuntman. The anti-politician politician. The no-pokies crusader. Mr X. Crossbench whisperer. Senate powerbroker. Nick Xenophon has gone by many names during his two decades in politics. Now, with the announcement he is resigning from the federal ...

Resignation of key senator may deal blow to Turnbull - The Straits Times

Before his resignation, Mr Nick Xenophon's future as a senator had been under a cloud due to his holding possible dual citizenship. Published. Oct 7, 2017, 5:00 am SGT. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit ...

SA move will be a do or die effort: Xenophon - Sky News Australia

Ten years after he left, Senator Nick Xenophon is planning to return to the South Australian parliament, with aims for his SA-Best party to hold the balance of power after the next election in March. The crossbencher and Senate powerbroker will quit ...