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Anti-Asian, anti-Islam party falls apart in Australia

Pauline Hanson, the fish shop owner who became a political powerbroker while campaigning to keep Asians and Muslims out of Australia, is now battling to keep her One Nation faction alive after a spate of defections. The departures of senators Brian Burston and Fraser Anning in the past week have reduced the party’s parliamentary strength […]