#1 – “Because A White Man’ll Never Do It” – a series of extracts and quotes from Kevin Gilbert’s tour de force.

"The only answer is to give them back their land rights and let the Aborigine try and rectify what the white man has done because a white man will never do it." I've been really torn reading this book. There's a lot of history and personal stories recorded therein that are like a raging fire … Continue reading #1 – “Because A White Man’ll Never Do It” – a series of extracts and quotes from Kevin Gilbert’s tour de force.

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Aboriginal Sovereignty, in the thought of a 1830’s settler

"Are these unhappy creatures the subjects of our king, in a state of rebellion? or are they an injured people, whom we have invaded and with whom we are at war? Are they within the reach of our laws; or are they to be judged by the law of nations? Are they to be viewed … Continue reading Aboriginal Sovereignty, in the thought of a 1830’s settler