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From spaces of domination to spaces of resistance: Aboriginal people against the forced closure of remote communities

Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities  Image: Yildiz

Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities
Image: Yildiz

By Yesim Yaprak Yildiz, University of Cambridge

The Aboriginal Tent Embassy in Canberra sent a delegation to the Australian Parliament to deliver a message to Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull. The day was 27th November 2015; a global day of action against the threatened closure of Aboriginal communities in Western Australia and other regions due to funding cuts by the federal government. Continue Reading →