The question needs to be asked. Are these patriots or public holiday enjoyers alike fully aware of what they are celebrating? Or are they using the day as an excuse to have a blowout or picnic in the park, ignorant to the ongoing impacts of colonial violence?
The First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria and the State have made a shared commitment to truth telling through the Yoo-rrook Justice Commission. Yoo-rrook means ‘truth’ in the Wemba Wemba/Wamba Wamba language, which is spoken in the north-west region of Victoria....Continue reading