Announcement of Grants from the Healing Foundation

Heal our Past, Build our Future Together Celebrating the Apology to the Stolen Generations 2014 As we approach the 6th anniversary of the Apology to the Stolen Generations on 13 February 2014 the Healing Foundation is happy to announce the recipients of our Apology micro grants. These micro grants of up to $700 contribute to community celebrations […]

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In the Media – Mosman Daily Middle Head Update

Mosman’s first Aboriginal Keeping Place could be established at Middle Head under one woman’s plan to save the headland from development and retain it for the community MOSMAN residents have implored their federal MP, Prime Minister Tony Abbott, to halt a move which would alienate public open space at Middle Head. Pictures: Braden Fastier – Josephine […]

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Sharing the Lateral Love! A very big THANK YOU from all of us!

Visitors to Lateral Love™ Australia exceed 2 Million reaching an amazing 154 Countries! We couldn’t do it without each and every one of you! THANK YOU for caring and sharing the Lateral Love in ‘The Decade of Lateral Love around the World 2012 – 2022‘!   Brian Butler & Nicola Butler Co-Founders & Directors Lateral Love […]

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Trigger Warning – Suicide Crisis Summit meet with Premier Colin Barnett

Trigger Warning Video of the delegates from the Suicide Crisis Summit meeting with Premier Colin Barnett held by Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation on 21st May 2013 regarding the suicide epidemic across our communities… [youtube=http://youtu.be/JuAOV1HLvgI] Dumbartung Aboriginal Corporation executive officer Robert Eggington presented a list of outcomes from the meeting with the Commissioner for Mental Health Eddie Bartnik and others […]

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Treaty, sovereignty, empowerment the key factors for meaningful Recognition

National Indigenous Times – Editorial John Rowsthorne We fear the Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd and the leader of the Coalition, Tony Abbott are missing the most important point about recognition of Australia’s First Peoples. Perhaps they are doing so deliberately, perhaps they believe by promoting recognition of Indigenous Australians in the constitution it takes people’s […]

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An Important Message from Brian Butler

I am disturbed that Perpetual Grief is taking the toll on Aboriginal and Islander (including the Torres Strait) peoples. This perpetual grief is cancerous and is reducing the ability for our Nations to be anywhere near confident that Aboriginal culture including the Torres Straits culture will be as intact as it should be generations into […]

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An Important Message from Brian Butler

Lateral Violence has killed our culture! In some communities it has caused sickness, depression and death. The one and only solution that will fix it all is through Lateral Love. Every individual has the ability to do something. Government are still operating to the British Orders to mandate the Colonial Principles of Oppression that have not […]

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Remembering the Apology with Reconciliation SA

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXqqfrrKzug] Reconciliation SA Breakfast on the Fifth Anniversary of the Apology to the Stolen Generations The Apology – 5 Years On 13 February 2013 Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide Direct transcript of Kevin Rudd’s speech ‘The Apology – 5 Years On Thank you for those very warm, South Australian words of welcome. It’s good to be […]

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