Daily Archives: July 14, 2011
It’s the Science Stupid
Bill Maher takes to task those who deny the science of Climate change and the nasty politics that surrounds the debate worldwide.
(Contains course language)
The Art of Aboriginal Activism
A new exhibition showcases artwork of a time when Aboriginal activists drew attention to civil rights.
“IT WAS BUT HALF a century ago, a time still sharp in the minds of a baby boomer generation, that landmark battles were waged and won by Aboriginal people, for Aboriginal people. In the 1960s, Aboriginal people achieved citizenship, financial assistance, and equal pay, and won back rights to their land and rights to the preservation of their cultural heritage.”
For many activists in NSW, one event and one year is set down in history – the Freedom Rides in 1965
For more:- Australian Geographic Website