The image Sean Leahy develops is the Health Services Union dead fish that Julia Gillard appeared to neither see nor smell. In October 2012 Secretary of the HSU East Branch, Michael Williamson, was arrested on 20 charges including hindering a police investigation and providing misleading evidence.
How do you think the fish in the cartoon smells? What are the clues that tell you this?
The cartoonist has exaggerated certain parts of Julia Gillard’s body. Do you think this is unfair or do you think politicians are ‘fair game’?