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Australia looks to legislate away its Chinese influence

Back in the 1950s Australia was paranoid about “Reds under the bed,” which became local slang for the hidden influence of overseas communists on Australian politics. Today, Russia is no longer a communist state and China has embraced globalization and the market economy, but Australia is still fixated on the perceived influence of the two […]