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By Sarah Maddison

Peace marches, protest demonstrations and campaigns for or opposed to each reason that you can imagine have lengthy been a part of the Australian social and political panorama. This energetic booklet blends the voices and reports of insiders eager about specific reasons with an even bigger photograph that analyses successes and screw ups, conversation of principles and social and political impacts.

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