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November 6, 2017

Call to halt Sydney light rail after massive Indigenous artefact find

The Sydney Morning Herald, 30 March 2016 Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/call-to-halt-sydney-light-rail-after-massive-indigenous-artefact-find-20160329-gnsxr4.html#ixzz44Y3164z7/a>
November 6, 2017

Breaking the silence: Australia must acknowledge a violent past

The Conversation, 7 March 2016 Read more: http://theconversation.com/breaking-the-silence-australia-must-acknowledge-a-violent-past-51308>
November 6, 2017

Call for national day of remembrance for Australia’s frontier wars

A Ngunnawal elder believes the true [sic] reconciliation cannot be achieved in Australia until the government recognises the existence of thefrontier wars between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Katie Burgess, ABC News online, 7 March 2016
November 6, 2017

Artist says new monument to executed Aborigines is a ‘war memorial’

Carolyn Webb, The Age, 26 November 2015 Melbourne’s first memorial to two men executed in 1842 will serve as a war memorial to Aboriginal people’s clashes with colonists, according to the artist of the winning design. Read more: http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/artist-says-new-monument-to-executed-aborigines-is-a-war-memorial-20151126-gl8ug9.html
November 6, 2017

Artist Ben Quilty confronts colonial denial with Aboriginal massacre site artworks

Andrew Stephens, The Sydney Morning Herald, 12 December 2014 Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/artist-ben-quilty-confronts-colonial-denial-with-aboriginal-massacre-site-art-works-20141206-1217ca.html/a>