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Tim Blair

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Friday, August 22, 2003
 
LET'S GET ALISON BROINOWSKI ONTO THIS

The result of the 1998 Queensland election, when One Nation won 11 seats, was covered by no less than five Japanese daily newspapers.

But today, none have picked up on the story [of Pauline Hanson's gaoling]. Nor has the Jakarta Post, the China Daily, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the Bangkok Post or any of the English language papers in South Korea or Malaysia.