"There is no greater sorrow on earth than the loss of one's native land." -
Euripides 431 B.C.
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The Aboriginal Embassy January - July 1972
Embassy Pics from the Bruce McGuinness Collection Index 1
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A Labor Senator debates
Roberta "Bobbi" Sykes
Senator Bonner argues...
Sam Watson gives marching orders
Bruce Mac gives parting shot
Another Labor Senator debates
"Diamond Jim" and Chocko Moore
An Embassy meeting
The camp site 1
The camp site 2
The camp site 3
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Related reading on the Aboriginal Embassy
Index of Newspaper articles about the
Index of Government documents related to the
Black Power in Redfern 1968 - 1972
by Gary Foley 2002
The film of the Aboriginal Embassy
Aboriginal Tent Embassy: Icon or Eyesore?
by Coral Dow, Social Policy Group, 4 April 2000
"Nomadic Resistance: Tent Embassies and Collapsible Architecture - Illegal architecture and protest"
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