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Paul Comrie-Thomson

Paul Comrie-Thomson is a former senior editor of the Australian edition of Rolling Stone magazine and was recently awarded a Master of Philosophy degree from Sydney University. He lives in Sydney and works as a freelance writer. Paul wrote the introduction to the Australian edition of the book Conspicuous Compassion published by the Centre for Independent Studies. His articles have appeared in The Australian, The Melbourne Age and The Newcastle Herald.

Mobs driven by sentimentalism
Society - 26/07/2005 - 22 comments

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