TITLE

CHRONICLE

AUTHOR(S)
WINDSCHUTTLE, KEITH
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Quadrant Magazine;May2014, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views regarding the emergence of debates concerning the decision of Prime Minister Tony Abbott to revive the imperial honours system into the Order of Australia in 2014. It is critical on the reaction of Republican politician Greg Barns and the Labor Party to Abbott's proposal. It discusses the influence of the British Empire to the political, cultural and social conditions of the country.
ACCESSION #
95850784

 

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