|Guest Historian Chris Oakley says, in the September 2008 publication of Changing the Times editor Mr David Attwell published my alternate history O Tempora, O Mores Come September of 2008, six decades will have passed since Lance Sharkey's dream of a Communist Australia died in a torrent of gunfire outside Parliament House... In Todayinah we explore an alternative outcome in which Sharkey succeeds, and we explore some later events in the sixties and seventies. If you're interested in viewing samples of my other work why not visit the Changing the Times web site.|
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Editor says, In T0, the Charge against L. L. Sharkey ~ On 30th May, 1949, George Albert Watson, the Deputy, Crown Solicitor for the Commonwealth, filed an indictment against the General Secretary of the Australian Communist Party, Laurence Louis Sharkey, charging that on or about the 4th of March, 1949, for uttered these 'seditious' words. The alleged instructions to the Malayans is described at Australian Dictionary of Biography, Online Edition. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.
Editor says, the infamous 'All the Way with LBJ' speech was delivered in T0 by Holt as the Australian Prime Minister. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.
Editor says, we've taken some liberties with the timeline, in T0 Sharkey had already handed over the leadership of the ACP to Aarons in 1965. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.