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More cultural heritage threatened by miners…

Ochre mines are pretty rare, many known only to indigenous elders, anthropologists, archaeologists and geologists. They would ALL be very significant sites for indigenous culture and heritage, and miners should never contemplate their destruction. Personally, I only know of one, … Continue reading

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Kimberley protests on youtube…

Kimberley youtube videos of real protests, not astroturfers like the occupiers. These protesters support the indigenous elders and Broome community against Woodside’s giant Industrial refinery proposed near Broome in Western Australia. Lock on 26 10 2011 short YouTube sharing http://www.youtube.comContinue reading

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Media getting it…nearly right.

Partly corrected I have now written again to the Herald Sun, to update them on their partly corrected article yesterday, and filled them in on a few missing details. “Dear Editor, Thanks for the partial correction from your previous story … Continue reading

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