Discussion Task - Why did Australia enter the war in 1965?
The Australian government made the decision to go to war, but individuals also make decisions about whether they are prepared to support that decision. One of the factors that influence this is a person’s values.
Imagine that Australia was suddenly at war, and you had to decide if you would participate. What reasons might be ones that would lead you to go to fight. You may end up with several— or with one, or none. Discuss your ideas with your classmates.