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Max Kiefel is a recent graduate from the University of Sydney's honours program. His thesis was entitled "Cranks, Gadflies and Closet Racists: a critical analysis of the United Kingdom Independence Party." Follow him on Twitter @maxkiefel.
The election results show that the space for anti-establishment parties is on the right and the left, not in the centre.
As UKIP seeks to instil discipline amongst its cadres, it finds itself walking a thin line between maintaining the...