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November 6, 2017

Reconciliation means recognising the Frontier Wars

The Australian War Memorial’s refusal to acknowledge the Frontier Wars between Indigenous Australians and white settlers is historically dishonest and is holding back reconciliation. Alan Stephens, ABC TV Opinion, The Drum, 7 July 2014
November 6, 2017

Once were warriors

Michael Green, The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 February 2014 at http://www.smh.com.au/national/once-were-warriors-20140204-31zmu.html
November 6, 2017

Will the Australian War Memorial Tell the Story of Colonial Conflicts?

Mary Lou Pooley, 17 December 2013, Australian War Memorial blog at https://www.awm.gov.au/blog/2013/12/17/response-question-about-frontier-conflict
November 6, 2017

Why does the Australian War Memorial ignore the frontier war?

The battle between Aboriginal people and settlers is at the heart of nationhood but absent from war dead commemorations Read more: Paul Daley, The Guardian, 12 December 2013
November 6, 2017

The Battle for Australia: Henry Reynolds’s ‘Forgotten War’

Michael Piggott, ‘The Battle for Australia: Henry Reynolds’ “Forgotten War”, Honest History Newsletter No. 5, September 2013, at http://www.honesthistory.net.au/wp/piggott-michael-forgotten-war-review/