No Greens candidate has ever polled more than 20 per cent in a Brisbane lord mayoral election – the high watermark came in 2020, when Kath Angus got 15.4 per cent of the vote.
That’s not to say Sriranganathan is not formidable. He is.
Agree or disagree with his politics, Sriranganathan was an effective disrupter in City Hall as the councillor for The Gabba.
His sartorial style, which earned him the unimaginative moniker of “Rainbow Scarf Man”, stood out from the normal suits and ties in…
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