By John Pilger
Expatriate journalist and film-maker John Pilger writes approximately his place of origin with life-long affection and a passionately severe eye. during this absolutely up-to-date version of A mystery nation, he will pay tribute to a bit identified Australia and tells a narrative of excessive political drama.
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