Day: January 7, 2016

I have an impression that some Aussies are overly ‘patriotic’ or over-loving their country. Is this true?

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Other respondents have argued that Australians are not overly patriotic compared to Americans. They are dismissing patriotism as the preserve of bogans. However 20 years ago, bogans did not express patriotism any more overtly than the elite; and wrapping yourself in the flag, particularly during a race riot like the 2005 Cronulla riots, would have […]

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