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People Power: New Political Party Formed

A new political party called People Power is in the process of being formed.

The organisation is the work of Stephen Mayne, a former Liberal Party staffer who worked for Victorian Premier, Jeff Kennett. Mayne split with the Liberals and ran a guerilla campaign against Kennett during the 1999 Victorian state election. Mayne operated a web-site called “” during that campaign.

Since then, Mayne has operated a web-site called Crikey which publishes political commentary, gossip and business information and analysis. [Read more…]