Setting the agenda for indigenous social justice?

“Essentials for Social Justice

Between December 2007 and April 2008 the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Tom Calma, will deliver a series of key speeches setting out an agenda for change in Indigenous affairs:

http://www.humanrights.gov.au/social_justice/essentials/index.html

Yes, but will this agenda be one which accords with the views of senior indigenous lawmen in Australia, or yet another chapter in a long modern monocultural monologue?

Will we also hear their singing voices, actively engaged as cultural partners, in setting this agenda for a new beginning?

We will have to wait and see.