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“And from all the lands on earth we come” by Suresh Rajan February 14th, 2014 What can bring together a Palestinian/Egyptian, a Lebanese/Australian, a Bangladeshi, an Iranian, an Indian/Kenyan, a Pakistani and others to discuss their formative years? That almost sounds like the first line of a host of particularly unfunny jokes along the lines of “An Irishman, […]

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ALSWA says hurry up & implement recommendations by Gerry Georgatos December 3rd, 2013 Dennis Eggington – Image, www.caama.com.au The Aboriginal Legal Services Western Australia (ALSWA) has endorsed a recent report by a parliamentary inquiry committee into police services and custodial situations. ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington however said that endorsement is one thing and implementation of the recommendations another […]

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Transcript – Noel Pearson’s Whitlam Oration: In Honour Of The Old Man

THE REWARD FOR PUBLIC LIFE IS PUBLIC PROGRESS1: AN APPRECIATION OF THE PUBLIC LIFE OF THE HON. E.G. WHITLAM AC QC PRIME MINISTER 1972-1975 2013 WHITLAM ORATION Noel Pearson2 Whitlam Institute University of Western Sydney 13 November 2013 In his 97th year, in this third oration in honour of Australia’s 21st prime minister, I use […]

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Noel Pearson’s Whitlam Oration: In Honour Of The Old Man

Nov 13, 2013  Noel Pearson has tonight delivered a stunning Whitlam Oration, honouring “the old man” who led the reforming government of 1972-75. Pearson called not just for Indigenous recognition in the Australian Constitution but elimination of the race power in Section 25 and the insertion of a provision outlawing racial discrimination. Pearson, a lawyer […]

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“False Doctrine” and the Stifling Of Indigenous Political Will by Four Arrows September 22nd, 2013 Image – indigenousjesus.blogspot.com Abstract Hypothetically there is a correlation between the failure of Indigenous politics to achieve its goals and the sway of what Thomas Paine refers to as the false doctrine of Christian dogma. Unremitting evangelism and Christian hegemony has led to […]

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Bergmann, Voelte, Augustine, Djiagween slam withdrawal of benefits package by Gerry Georgatos September 20th, 2013 Traditional Owner Rita Augustine – Photo, Aaron Bunch Goolarabooloo Elders  and community leaders fought all the way to save the pristine Country they call home but on which the Western Australian Government wanted to develop a $40 billion gas precinct – the largest […]

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