‘Our history is being rewritten’: Is the ANZAC legend being crushed?
Maurice Newman believes our national pride is under threat and our history is being written.
The prominent businessman made the comments after Virgin Australia was criticised over a plan recognise veterans on-board their planes.
Writing in The Australian, Mr Newman says it’s not showing respect for military personnel that “troubles social botherers”, but “reinforcing national pride”.
He backed up the comments in an interview with Alan Jones, saying he’s concerned about how our ANZACs are being remembered and how our military history is being portrayed.
“Our history is being rewritten,” he tells Alan Jones.
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