Skin deep patriotism [14 January 1939]

[Editor: This “wave of patriotism” preceded the outbreak of the Second World War. In the late 1930s, war was being seen as imminent, with a resulting heightening of patriotism across the country.] Skin deep patriotism Sydney, Saturday. A wave of patriotism is sweeping over the backs and chests of many Sydney men. But it is […]

We are the Youth of Australia [song, 16 January 1930]

We are the Youth of Australia (Copyright.) We are the Youth of Australia! Youth of a glorious land! Young in a country that’s youthful, Shoulder to shoulder we stand. We are the Youth of Australia! Eager and happy and free. Forward we march in her service, Onward in strong Unity. We are the Youth of […]