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George Christensen is an Australian politician, representing the Liberal National Party in the federal seat of Dawson. He is also the chair of the Australia-Philippines Parliamentary Network. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)It's so typical of the West to sneer at the actions of what they see as "small brown folk on the other side of the world."