Aboriginal artist David Hudson calls for respect and reform after Queen Elizabeth’s death

Cairns-based Indigenous artist and tourism pioneer David Hudson has a unique perspective on the furore unfolding after the Queen’s death. Most important points: Indigenous man David Hudson believes discussions of late Queen Elizabeth could be respectful while acknowledging monarchy’s shortcomings Anti-monarchy protest organizer Ruby Wharton says her group encourages flag burning to spark expression, anger … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more