As far as national anthems go, ours is pretty bad. Waltzing Matilda would’ve been a way better option.
It’s also not true, and hasn’t been for a long time.
Australians all let us rejoice,
For we are young and free;
We’ve golden soil and wealth for toil;
Our home is girt by sea;
No we don’t. We haven’t had ‘wealth for toil’ for decades. We’ve relied on wealth from debt to fuel a consumerist binge and real estate frenzy while our elites deindustrialised us and handed the means of wealth creation to Chinese communists who hate our guts.
And anyone who pointed out the lunacy of such policies was branded a racist or mocked as an old white male loser who just couldn’t compete.… Read the rest