Australia Breaking News: Julia Gillard, Hailed for 'misogyny' Speech, Dumped as Australia's First Female PM

Now watching

Next video starts in : 7 Play

Australia Breaking News: Julia Gillard, Hailed for 'misogyny' Speech, Dumped as Australia's First Female PM

Australia Breaking News: Julia Gillard, Hailed for 'misogyny' Speech, Dumped as Australia's First Female PM
Replay video
Up next

Community Episode 8: Intro to Recycled Cinema

Unlock your personal NFL Now stream by signing in to NFL.com

Australia Breaking News: Julia Gillard, Hailed for 'misogyny' Speech, Dumped as Australia's First Female PM

by Wochit 0:59 mins

Australia Breaking News: Julia Gillard, Hailed for 'misogyny' Speech, Dumped as Australia's First Female PM

by Wochit 0:59 mins

Julia Gillard, the Australian prime minister hailed as a feminist icon after a fiery speech against "sexism and misogyny" in politics, was dumped from office by her own party Wednesday.The country's first female leader lost a dramatic political gamble by calling a leadership vote in a bid to end internal dissent in her Labor Party, which polls suggest is heading for defeat in imminent elections. Australian gaming firm Echo Entertainment has submitted plans for a $1 billion expansion of its Star casino in Sydney, including an option that would allow rival Crown Ltd to open a VIP-only casino. In a country synonymous with larger-than-life mining tycoons and Outback heroes, the geeks are quietly inheriting the earth.

Must Watch