I particularly don’t like the way the use of these labels has evolved in recent years, becoming a mechanism of increasingly divisive politics.
- John Hewson
- The Canberra Times
Sure, traditionally right-wing and left-wing have been presented as opposed – reflecting different ideologies, values, priorities, policies, and so on.
Generally, the left-wing is characterised by an emphasis on ideas such as freedom, equality, fraternity, rights, progress, reform and internationalism, while the…