Lifestyle Choices…Closure of Communities

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Lifestyle Choices…Closure of Communities

Video with all the Rallies across the country

To Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities

Find Yours and Get there if You can

Links for further info…

https://www.facebook.com/NyoongarTentEmbassy?fref=ts
https://medium.com/@occupySYDNEY/may-1st-sosblakaustralia-stop-closure-of-remote-communities-rallies-a-z-61d18b904ee1
https://www.facebook.com/sosblakaustralia?fref=ts

Below are a number of links to articles about the closure of Communities specifically in WA

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

https://www.humanrights.gov.au/publications/un-declaration-rights-indigenous-peoples-1

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-03-24/federal-review-reveals-192-communities-deemed-unsustainable/6343570?section=wa

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-03-24/residents-leaving-wa-town-amid-fears-of-closure/6132436

http://www.ohchr.org/en/professionalinterest/pages/cescr.aspx

http://rightnow.org.au/topics/education/explainer-what-happens-when-a-remote-aboriginal-community-in-western-australia-is-closed/

http://theaimn.com/subsidising-tonys-lifestyle/

http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/03/17/4199434.htm

http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/im-sorry-i-voted-for-him-outstation-residents-angry-at-tony-abbott-over-lifestyle-choices-comments-20150313-142w4q.html

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/nov/27/the-trauma-of-oombulgurris-demolition-will-be-repeated-across-western-australia

http://www.theage.com.au/comment/our-land-our-lives-why-well-always-be-here-despite-threat-to-shut-remote-kimberley-communities-20150313-14324g.html

http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/mar/11/of-three-remote-communities-here-why-are-only-the-two-aboriginal-ones-under-threat

http://www.ntnews.com.au/news/opinion/pms-thinly-veiled-racist-comments-fuel-perception-that-all-aboriginal-people-are-unemployed-dole-bludgers/story-fnk0b216-1227265159404

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-03-15/governments-accused-of-walking-away-from-indigenous-housing/6320918

http://www.theage.com.au/national/outstations-message-closing-remote-communities-will-finish-broome-20150315-144i8s.html

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-02-18/government-plans-to-shut-aboriginal-communities-drive-people-out/6138532

http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/topics/history-culture/2010/09/noonkanbah-fight-for-aboriginal-land-rights/

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2015/03/why-white-people-freak-out-when-theyre-called-out-about-race/
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