Smallpox: 1789 Biological warfare against First Nations

2017-12-06T02:37:39+11:00November 6th, 2017|

It is possible that smallpox was deliberately used as a biological ‘weapon’ against First Peoples living in the Sydney region in the early days of colonial New South Wales. Talk by Chris Warren recorded at the Aboriginal Embassy, Canberra on 17 April 2017: