Uncle Sol Bellear and Indigenous self-determination

Uncle Sol Bellear has written two articles in ABC’s The Drum recently, that I would like to draw your attention to. The first article is titled Why i won’t celebrate the William Bugmy decision, where he discusses the High Court’s  decision in the William Bugmy case regarding whether a person’s background should be taken into … Continue reading Uncle Sol Bellear and Indigenous self-determination

Let’s go back to the classics again! RCIADIC and Bringing Them Home

These are just some cliches or truisms that perhaps we can keep in our mind when thinking about Aboriginal policy. I was at a business breakfast this morning, where Dr Dawn Casey was a keynote speaker. She urged us to re-visit the Royal Commission of the 1980s, as there is much that we can learn and understand. … Continue reading Let’s go back to the classics again! RCIADIC and Bringing Them Home