Just what don’t they understand?

Life long advocate for change for our people, Brian Butler questions “Just what don’t they understand? The only thing that is going to solve the problems of this country is LATERAL LOVE, yet we still hear people say “what are we going to do?”. ‘They’ being humanity collectively, all people, our own people, people working […]

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Recommended Resources – Face The Facts 2012

Face The Facts 2012 FORWARD Myths are often propagated about some groups of people who live in Australia. These groups include Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse peoples, asylum seekers and refugees. So, back in 1997, the Commission decided to address these myths with a concise publication which would set out […]

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Don’t let Self-Determination fall off the AGENDA!

After all the huff and puff about Aboriginal and Islander (including the Torres Strait) peoples being on track with closing the gap and all those organisations providing honest services in accordance with Community Control I am SORRY but this is not the case, self-determination principles are being even more corrupted and turned on its head. […]

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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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A Message from Brian Butler, Co-founder & Director of Lateral Love Australia

Since the beginning of the Lateral Love Australia campaigns opposing Lateral Violence and Racism in this country, it still amazes me at the lack of uptake by Organisations and State and Federal Government departments, to include in their policies and constitutions a clause of ‘Zero Tolerance towards Lateral Violence and Racism’ even though they fly […]

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