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Silent Invasion : China's influence in Australia

By: Clive Hamilton

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Hardie Grant: 2018

Seller ID: 9781743794807

ISBN: 1743794800

Condition: New

In 2008 Clive Hamilton was at Parliament House in Canberra when the Beijing Olympic torch relay passed through. He watched in bewilderment as a small pro-Tibet protest was overrun by thousands of angry Chinese students. Where did they come from? Why were they so aggressive? And what gave them the right to shut down others exercising their democratic right to protest? The authorities did nothing about it, and what he saw stayed with him. In 2016 it was revealed that wealthy Chinese businessmen linked to the Chinese Communist Party had become the largest donors to both major political parties... View more info