The relentless political campaign to transform the lives of Australia’s surviving First Peoples into those of Western workers continues apace in Australia in the 21st century.
It is but another chapter in the epic tale of their story as a captive and unrecognised First Peoples within a modern nation-state. It is happening right now,
This piece of writing does not aim to fully explore this topic. It has the simpler aim of seeking to draw attention to an ideologically driven process which imposes ethnocidal conditions on the lives of First Peoples.
Bruce Japaljari Reyburn