About the author…

Guy Beres is a thirty-something social democrat and writer. His day job is as a Solution Architect at salesforce.com. He has an undergraduate degree in Computer Science and a postgraduate degree in International Relations, both from the University of New South Wales. He grew up predominantly in the federal seat of Lindsay in the western suburbs of Sydney, but for the time being, calls the surrounds of North Sydney home.

He is a rank and file member of the Australian Labor Party.

He previously wrote at Polemica, which has been archived by the National Library of Australia, and is currently contributing occasionally to Larvatus Prodeo. He is currently (trying) to write a book on the state of Australia’s democracy.

You can contact him at guy@guyberes.com. He uses LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.