This video, recorded at a public meeting in Mackay on June 6, 1995, documents the huge gap between the sunny picture claimed by federal politicians and the cold reality faced by large numbers of Australians.
Starting with a chilling picture of global debt and breakdown in mid 1995, Jeremy Lee concludes with the mounting evidence that Australians are being dispossessed of their birthright.
Who will own the Australia of the twenty-first century?
If something is to be done about the politically driven slide into oblivion, we must be clear in our mind what the problem is. Only when a problem is clearly perceived can it be overcome.
â€œI wish it were possible to obtain a single amendment to our constitution taking from the federal government their power of borrowingâ€
- Third president of the USA, Thomas Jefferson, one of the US Founding Fathers (1743 1826)