Stability first
Written by ACM   
Friday, 18 July 2014

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In The Australian's editorial (15 July 2014) on its 50th anniversary, the newspaper concedes that with a dramatic fall in those strongly supporting change to some politicians' republic, Australians probably are indicating how much they appreciate and prefer the stability which comes from our constitutional monarchy.

The newspaper led the media's campaign for a Yes vote in the 1999 referendum to replace the Crown with about the Keating-Turnbull republic.

Read more: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/tablet-t3/tablet-t3/a-nation-of-optimists-on-a-bumpy-quest-to-adulthood/story-fnmc7fzj-1226988892747?sv=52a00690f793e94314f50b4f6a4e00f0