Australia reaps benefits of Asian min...

Australia reaps benefits of Asian mining bonanza - but not everyone's a winner

There are 2 comments on the The Guardian story from Dec 21, 2012, titled Australia reaps benefits of Asian mining bonanza - but not everyone's a winner. In it, The Guardian reports that:

Australia is riding a natural resources boom but it is leaving many in the country behind.

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Australia

#1 Dec 21, 2012
aussie class system of inequality well in place now. and the inequality is income,
Anglo-Saxon-Celt

Airds, Australia

#2 Dec 21, 2012
Its the asians that have benefitted from the Lima Declaration which provided them with their current wealth and higher standards of living.

In return we get third world scum and a decrease in our standard of living.

Being surrounded by foreigners in you own country is counted as a decrease in ones standard of living.

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