Auspol Explained
Auspol Explained
Dec 23, 2022
Earle Christmas Page - The 19 Day Prime Minister
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Sir Earle Christmas Grafton Page was the second shortest serving Prime Minister of Australia, but he has had a long lasting impact on Australian politics. In this episode I'll talk about why he has such an interestingly festive name, the beginnings of the Coalition, and how he became the first Country Party member to become Prime Minister - despite the fact that they had way less seats than other political parties.  

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