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Australia's Scott Morrison sharpens his pitch for the 'bloke vote'

Conservative coalition is counting on conservative men to win reelection

| Australia
Scott Morrison addresses the media in Canberra on April 10: The coalition ad used evocative cinematography.   © Getty Images

Political historian Chris Wallace is an associate professor at the University of Canberra.

Election campaign politics, like finals football, is more ferocious than regular political engagement. Australia's Labor opposition leader and prime ministerial aspirant, Anthony Albanese, discovered that last week -- the first of Australia's six-week national election campaign.

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