PORTRAIT – Labor promises to tackle the issue of global warming, dear to voters.
Almost unknown on the international scene, the new Australian Prime Minister has been part of his country’s political landscape for years. “Albo»as his compatriots always quick to shorten names call him, was a minister for six years in the Labor governments of Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard, and took over as leader of his party in 2019 after the previous elections.
MP for twenty-six years for a popular constituency in Sydney where he has lived all his life, Anthony Albanese is very popular there. One of the many craft breweries in the neighborhood even created a beer in his honor a few years ago, called “The Albo”.
It is also with this nickname that he officiates from time to time as a DJ, generally during charity evenings where his talents behind the decks systematically attract several hundred spectators. His sets are punctuated by the hits that marked his youth, including pieces by punk groups and…