The report concludes that Howard joined US president George W. Bush in invading Iraq solely to strengthen Australia’s alliance with the US. Howard’s – and later Kevin Rudd’s – claims of enforcing UN resolutions, stopping the spread of weapons of mass destruction and global terrorism, even rebuilding Iraq after the invasion, are dismissed as “mandatory rhetoric”.
The world will be much richer if we drop our racist ideas – our belief in linear time and progressive development of humanity. How many people, so many types of time. Among the natives of Australia are only dreaming. And let them live as we have always, as they want as best they can in their native and sacred land.