Peopling vast nearly-empty country was always a main preoccupation. After World War European migrants settled, majority in 3 coastal cities expanding into sublime suburbia. Sydney has, halfway down to the sea, primeval forest Royal Centennial Park
Migrants, refugees, escapees or sentimental travellers are the same. Those years Australia received all with open arms, the WHITE AUSTRALIA policy. But all is not gold that glitters, nor are displaced persons all O.K. Where to see this is Sydney.
The Brexit question has submerged Britain in a quandary; it seems the mess won't be solved. In international relations imperialists seek positions of strength. An awful paradox, for dying Capital has not a minute to spare. Catastrophe is the word.
Emigrating is serious step to take, leaving places, things, people intimately linked with you and end up connected to others relatively alien. Result can be homesickness. Migrants returning by ship in 1959; separations Overseas Terminal a new thorn?
Since 1977 capitalists knew system was perishing. After 2008 it went down a cliff, growth inexistent, our earth collapsing. Ten years later destruction everywhere; prediction of exhaustion of planet for 2055. Why? Greed of a few. Let's change this
Fernando Garcia Izquierdo
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