It is looking more and more that Labor will win, and that the present
unforeseen Coalition government majority in the Senate may be lost too.
That will give a Rudd Labor government the potential for winding back
bad laws and correcting past injustices. But if Rudd wins, should we
expect all good things to come at once? We should not. It will take
time and patience to bring the level of public debate back to a decent
middle ground of instinctive and unstudied respect for human dignity - Tony Kevin