"We are all diminished when any of us are denied proper education." - Gough Whitlam.  For Whitlam, the differences in opportunity afforded to private & government school students was "morally unjust and socially wasteful". He argued that "no democratic government can accept this disparity". From January 1, 1974, the Whitlam Government abolished tuition fees for students at universities & technical colleges.

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

"We are all diminished when any of us are denied proper education." - Gough Whitlam. For Whitlam, the differences in opportunity afforded to private & government school students was "morally unjust and socially wasteful". He argued that "no democratic government can accept this disparity". From January 1, 1974, the Whitlam Government abolished tuition fees for students at universities & technical colleges.

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

Gough Whitlam- Austrlian Prime Minister, forward thinker, man of courage and commitment. You will be missed:)

Gough Whitlam- our most visionary & probably greatest prime minister

Former Prime Minister, Gough Whitlam on the steps of Parliament House, November 11, 1975......a notable day in Australian politics.

Former Prime Minister, Gough Whitlam on the steps of Parliament House, November notable day in Australian political history. Remembered with some sadness.

This notice of motion was written by Gough Whitlam at The Lodge on 11 November 1975, shortly after his dismissal by the Governor-General, Sir John Kerr. The note paper shows fold lines, presumably from being carried in the suit pocket of Gough Whitlam for his return to Parliament House.

gough whitlam dismissal -Notice of motion written by Gough Whitlam, 11 November 1975

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

Margaret and Gough  A conservative government survives essentially by dampening expectations and subduing hopes. Conservatism is basically pessimistic, reformism is basically optimistic.  Gough Whitlam

Margaret and Gough A conservative government survives essentially by dampening expectations and subduing hopes. Conservatism is basically pessimistic, reformism is basically optimistic.

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

7 Brilliant Gough Whitlam Quotes That Are Still Relevant Today

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