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Michael Kelly SJ. Australians as the ‘white trash of Asia’ reaches new depth.

It is now over thirty years since the then Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew described Australians as the “white trash of Asia”. The barb stung and is still recalled with shame and hurt by Australian politicians as then … Continue reading

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