For the first time for many Australians, a view of a generally
stable planet and world order is being challenged.
We have two major powers seeking to undermine liberal
democratic government systems and a planet reacting negatively to the strains
we are imposing.
In the past, Australians have been willing to make economic and
life sacrifices to defend our liberty and leave a positive legacy.
Australians need to re-engage with our political processes
and ensure that our governments have the courage, conviction, and capability to
effectively lead us through challenges to world order and global