Tag: George Brandis

Some Reasons Why Multiculturalism is a Failure

What country is Brandis describing?


Liberal frontbencher George Brandis in the Sydney Morning Herald:

When I was growing up in Sydney in the 1960s, Petersham was a popular place of settlement for immigrant families – “New Australians”, as they were often called.

Our next-door neighbours were Chinese, next to them was a Greek family, there was an Italian family directly across the street. At my local convent school, St Thomas’s in Lewisham, almost half of the kids were from non-English speaking backgrounds.…

With each new wave of settlement there has been, from some among the established population, suspicion