Topic: indigenous

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    September 22, 2015 Nathaniel Tamwoy shares his story

    On the 9th of September 2015, the University of Sydney had the honour of hosting the Making Tomorrow Forum. One of the speakers, current year 12 student Nathaniel Tamwoy, kindly shared his story with us. 

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    July 8, 2015 Single of the Week: Briggs ft. Gurrumul & Dewayne Everettsmith, “The Children Came Back”

    It’s NAIDOC week, and if there’s one Australian-made music video you’re going to watch today, make it this one. Briggs has released the visual accompaniment to his emotive and incredibly relevant track “The Children Came Back” today, and it’s one moving watch.

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    March 23, 2015 From little things, big things grow

    Fifty years ago, a small group of students from the University of Sydney, led by Charlie Perkins, embarked upon what became known as the Freedom Rides. What followed became one of the most significant moments in the history of civil rights for Indigenous Australians. In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Rides, last Friday […]

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    January 21, 2015 Teaching all of Australia’s history

    After twelve years of living in Australia, my family finally decided to make the journey to Uluru that many other Australians carry out each year. I can still remember sitting on the aeroplane watching in awe as the city and greenery melted away into this amazing expanse of red dust freckled with the occasional robust […]