Content tagged with Activists

Coranderrk: We will show the country

Summary The Aboriginal people of Coranderrk reserve in central Victoria waged a sustained campaign for justice, land rights and self-determination...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Fight for Liberty and Freedom: The origins of Australian Aboriginal activism

Summary The Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association (AAPA), began life in 1924. Although less known today, current Aboriginal political...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Thinking Black: William Cooper and the Australian Aborigines' League

Summary Most non-Indigenous Australians know of Charles Perkins. Many are familiar with a few other Aboriginal leaders. Yet few have heard of...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014