10 Jun 2019
Frightening step towards a police state and we are blindly letting it happen in the name of security.
The book is by veteran journalist Brian Toohey, and reflects his half century of writing about defence and national security issues.
Toohey says that:
No major political party, he argues, is:
This (slightly hysterical) culture built around national security is the really important issue at stake in this week's raids, even more than the raids themselves and the threat they pose to journalism.
The attention being given to possible covert influence being exercised by China in Australia shouldn’t distract us from recognising that ...