This Australia Day will be celebrated by a divided and demoralised community. Inflation and bracket creep have eaten into the living standards of millions of Australians, with many suffering financial distress. Anti-Semitism is rife in our cities, and in many of our leading institutions, threatening the Jewish community and dismaying the silent majority.
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