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  1. eYarn - June 2014 edition

    Posted 24 June 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Welcome to the mid-year period! We’re sure that the lead-up to this point has been incredibly busy for most people, like it has with the National Indigenous Unit, and we want to wish everyone ...

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  2. Socialist Alliance passes motion supporting sovereignty and negotiation of a treaty

    Posted 24 June 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    For Sharlene Leroy-Dyer - National Indigenous Councillor elect and Branch Committee Member, Newcastle University


    The Socialist Alliance conference was held in Marrickville over the ...

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  3. Aloha from WIPC:E 2014

    Posted 24 June 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)


    In May, the National Indigenous Unit’s Adam Frogley and Celeste Liddle, with the chair of the Indigenous Policy Committee (IPC), Terry Mason, attended the triennial World Indigenous ...

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    Elders' Ceremony at WIPC:E
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  4. Information on the NSW Division Indigenous Forum

    Posted 15 April 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    On behalf of Indigenous Policy Committee NSW Representative, Sharlene Leroy-Dyer


    Dear Colleagues,

    The NTEU NSW Indigenous Forums will be held on Monday 5th May 2014 in Newcastle and ...

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  5. eYarn April 2014 edition

    Posted 8 April 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Not long now before the first break of the year for most universities! It’s shaping up to be a very busy first half of the year for the NTEU. Bargaining is still underway at a number of sites ...

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  6. NTEU member calls for Melbourne memorial to executed Aborigines to rival status of Captain Cook's cottage

    Posted 7 April 2014 by edXpress (edXpress)

    172 years on from the first public execution in Melbourne, hundreds of people including Aboriginal elders, campaigners and NTEU member Clare Land attended a ceremony at the site of the execution, now ...

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  7. Andrew Bolt isn't a racist, but ...

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    This article was originally posted at ABC's The Drum. Please click here for the original article

    Posted Tue 25 Mar 2014, 4:01pm AEDT

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  • John Pilger’s "Utopia"

    Posted 19 March 2014 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    John Pilger’s latest film, Utopia, an important look at Indigenous Australia and the issue of sovereignty, was released locally in January.


    Not of public interest...

    Utopia, which ...

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  • The more things change, the more they stay the same

    Posted 19 March 2014 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    This article by Adam Frogley appears in the March 2014 issue of Advocate.

    The announcement by the Abbott Government that the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet would now be the new ...

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