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Prime Minister Julia Gillard

LOOK: Sexist Menu Prank Sparks Scandal

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.13.2013 | Small Business

An Australian restaurant owner is at the center of a political scandal after a fundraising event menu he made that included sexist jokes about the cou...

WATCH: 3-Year-Old Reacts To News That He Can't Have A Husband

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.06.2013 | Gay Voices

Usually toddlers cry over spilled milk or being forced to take an unwanted nap, but one Australian 3-year-old boy is crying over something far more se...

Australian PM's New Cabinet About Loyalty

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

CANBERRA, Australia -- Prime Minister Julia Gillard emphasized loyalty over experience in new Cabinet selections named Monday after a bungled leadersh...

Will Julia Gillard's Government Last?

Nicole Hemmer | Posted 04.28.2013 | World
Nicole Hemmer

Australian politicians rarely make a splash in America. But Prime Minister Julia Gillard managed to do just that, thanks to a 15-minute YouTube video that went viral last October.

The Mayan Calendar Is True: Deadpan Australian PM Gives Amazing Mock Doomsday Address

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 12.10.2012 | Weird News

In an amazing, 50 second clip released Thursday, Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard delivers a perfectly deadpan doomsday address that is as hair...

How This World Leader Changed The Dictionary

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.18.2012 | World

It's still spelled m-i-s-o-g-y-n-y. But now it has a new meaning, thanks to a speech that redefined political shaming. The Associated Press reports...

Mouthy Urinals Get The Boot After Australian Feminists Call Them Misogynystic, Offensive

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.11.2012 | Small Business

Given past controversies involving urinals in the shape of lipsticked, arguably female mouths, a restaurant in Sydney shouldn't have been surprised wh...

Shocking News For Australian PM At Summit

AP | LYNN BERRY | Posted 09.08.2012 | World

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia -- Prime Minister Julia Gillard's father died Saturday while the Australian leader was in Vladivostok for an APEC summit. "He has...

World's Richest Woman: Australia Is Too Expensive, Africans Will 'Work For Less Than $2 Per Day'

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2012 | Business

SYDNEY, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Asia's richest woman, mining magnate Gina Rinehart, warned on Wednesday that Australia was becoming too expensive for min...


AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

CANBERRA, Australia — Prime Minister Julia Gillard said Saturday that she is "incredibly confident" of leading her Labor Party to victory in ele...

Sex Scandal Rocks Aussie Military

AP | Posted 06.06.2011 | World

CANBERRA, Australia -- Australia's defense force, already under fire for racist comments made by soldiers serving in Afghanistan, was rocked by anothe...