“Politics not race behind 1987 coup”. So what’s new?
A friend sent this press cutting of a protest meeting held at the Sydney Town Hall on 26 May 1987, against Rabuka’s 1987 coup.
A younger Wadan Narsey speaking at the Sydney Town Hall.
So what’s new?
Exchange the ethnic labels, perhaps?
Notice the role of the businessmen in supporting the coup, the anti-worker stance of the previous government, the shift in the burdens of taxation from the rich to the poor,…..