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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An Important Message from Brian Butler

From the National whip around from my connections who keep me up to date on what’s happening in their communities, there seems to be an awful lot of lateral violence happening today. I want to tell everyone what I believe in, and what I believe in comes from the great Spirit and was handed down to […]

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An Important Message from Brian Butler

I am at my wits end! I have reached my tether at the almost daily request for support from our young Aboriginal and Islander (including the Torres Strait) youth who are continually experiencing rejection from Aboriginal Organisations when they are seeking Confirmation of Aboriginality. The young people this is happening to are the current children […]

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Recommended Viewing – We Were Children (Trigger Warning)

[youtube=http://youtu.be/9daBqAddI_s] WE WERE CHILDREN As young children, Lyna and Glen were taken from their homes and placed in church-run boarding schools. The trauma of this experience was made worse by years of untold physical, sexual and emotional abuse, the effects of which persist in their adult lives. In this emotional film, the profound impact of […]

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An Important Message from Brian Butler

I grow more and more concerned about those amongst us, our own Aboriginal peoples, who are breaching proper conduct and acting against true community control. The holding of illegal Annual General Meetings and wasting money that should rightfully be going to our peoples to enhance their living conditions is intolerable. I would like to see […]

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Quote of the Day

“We know who is leading this movement. It is the women, and so men, when a woman like Chief Spence says it is time to work together, it is time to be unified, it is time to be idle no more, we better listen.” ~ First Nations Chief Shawn Atleo

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Idle No More movement stages national day of protest

National chief urges Canadians to ‘stand with us’ Idle No More movement stages national day of protest The Canadian Press   Idle No More protests5:09 Related Stories Waubgeshig Rice: A peoples’ movement that is Idle No More First Nations chief says Idle No More fuelled by frustration MPs on Idle No More9:33 Idle No More’s […]

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