The Boss 'is the answer to Australia's economic woes'
Wednesday 01 August 2012
Australia's finance minister has declared rock star Bruce Springsteen the answer to economic woes.
Wayne Swan said the country could learn a lot - and avoid pitfalls - by listening to his music.
Mr Swan said the star, nicknamed The Boss, has long been his political inspiration. He said the New Jersey-born rock star's music, railing against inequality, echoed his own public battle against Australian billionaire mining tycoons who oppose his tax reforms.
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