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Australia’s Brexit moment

14 September 2023

6:30 AM

14 September 2023

6:30 AM

The longer the Voice campaign goes on, and as more and more Australians say ‘No’, it’s obvious Prime Minister Albanese’s mission to enshrine the Voice in the constitution bears all the characteristics of the Brexit campaign to decide whether the United Kingdom should stay or pull out of the European Union.

One of the defining characteristics of the Brexit referendum was the split between the London elites committed to staying in Europe and the mass of ordinary voters eager to regain independence and leave.

On one side of the Brexit debate were the large corporations, highly educated professional class, Prime Minister David...

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