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The Hypocrisy of Australia Day

As the mercury rises and many Aussies continue to recover from the festive season and the extra helpings of Pavlova that probably shouldn’t have been consumed, many people’s thoughts turn to all that the...

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Remembering Jack Patten (1905 – 1957)

John Thomas Patten (28 March, 1905 – 12 October, 1957) was an Australian Aboriginal leader, professional boxer, journalist and civil rights activist. Early Life John Thomas Patten was born March 28, 1905, at Cummeragunja,...