"There is no greater sorrow on earth than the loss of one's native land." -
Euripides 431 B.C.
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The Aboriginal Embassy January - July 1972
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Hapless 1972 PM Billy McMahon
Founders Blliy & Bertie @ Embassy
The Aboriginal Embassy
Pat O'Shane & Paul Coe
Tony Coorey (right)
Sam Watson, Don Brady & Denis Walker
Lyn Thompson (Craigie)
Mum Shirl Smith
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Related reading on the Aboriginal Embassy
Index of Newspaper articles about the
Index of Government documents related to the
Black Power in Redfern 1968 - 1972
by Gary Foley 2002
The film of the Aboriginal Embassy
Aboriginal Tent Embassy: Icon or Eyesore?
by Coral Dow, Social Policy Group, 4 April 2000
"Nomadic Resistance: Tent Embassies and Collapsible Architecture - Illegal architecture and protest"
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