No doubt many Blackfullas Curse the implementation of the NTA and wish they would have never heard of it.! It would be Made Quite Clear and in No Uncertain Terms, that if they ever came back to this Area, and/or are caught talking to, or make an approach to any member of This Tribe, their legs would be Broken. , when and where will you be setting up (could you hurry.! Then they will just have to share the Twenty dollars.! As she is against any sort of hierarchy with chiefs/presidents etc. So basically, they're still running around like chooks with their heads cut off ! (alb)Watching a show about the Masai people of Kenya. Sometimes covered with plastic tarpaulins or sheets. It would seem that us Australian Aboriginals, are the Only Homeless Indigenous People in the whole World ! This so-called Homelessness in this Country is a Rort and a chosen ( good ) lifestyle.
And all the Symbolism/Tokenism in the World ain't gonna fix it . Native Title caused untold and acrimonious and eternal Division in Aboriginal Communities. Most of the Cultural Initiatives afforded by claims have all gone broke or were abandoned. The Congress is merely an Extension and an Expansion of this practice, you are actually supporting policies that promote racism and are racist! In Traditional Aboriginal Society, anyone that tried to force and to impose their Personal Agendas and Issues on a Tribe and Cause Much Argument and Personal Conflict even with Elders in these never-ending Disputes with each other, like these Blackfullas are doing today, would be Bashed Senseless with a Nulla-nulla (but looked after) then, when they were able, be told by them Old Blackfullas and in No Uncertain Terms, that they would be better of going somewhere else and Starting their own Tribe.! In his Never Ending Obstinate and Ignorant One -Dimensional Pursuance of this Divisive Symbolic Sovereignty Issue.! And were talking about people that one would already be hard pressed to get an agreement on what day it is.! And in Fact, Must accept Responsibility for the Problems of Today. And if there is more than one successful claimant.? However, what is here will be left here and I will continue to edit. And I am Well Aware that a lot this stuff is already Borderline ! Mary Grahamwas/is at odds with Bob Weatherallthe President of the APG. Outside of Mathew Talbothostel on the concrete, as elsewhere.
alb)At present, there are over 5.000 Aboriginal and Islander Organisations or Corporations. Regarding and involving easier and continued access to funding. I left Thursday Island many years ago and I lived in Cairns for a few years before moving to Darwin. We must Avoid, Administrators being appointed, De-funding of A&I Organisations. You know about the most powerful man in the world.? And they feel No Obligation to Aboriginal People or the Aboriginal Cause. A victim of a theft is the one that lost the money. (like many others) has been accessing a Lotta Government Money for a Lotta Years Now.! But this was later, in the nineties when he was running FAIRA at Balaclava St.
According to the AVI we Still the Most Disadvantaged in All Areas.! Including Over-representation in all the worst aspects of life in this Country. It would seem that all this Symbolism/Tokenism could all have been a very expensive waste of time and of very little value. The Congress exists because the Government needs an indigenous filing cabinet to put Aboriginal issues into. Whitefullas walking on the street or even when sitting in a pub, become wary and apprehensive if they see a Blackfulla approaching. With their One-Dimensional Views and Agendas, Promote and Perpetuate the Entrenched View that We will Always need Other People to do things for Us. No doubt, with us Blackfullas being Known to be a Resilient and Durable Mob, one way or another, from and including ADC, onwards, if we Discount/never had, all that flowed from, i.e. But Seriously, I heard one very Misleading Statement from one of the Main Blackfullas.! Two well known and prominent members of the Aboriginal and broader community of South Brisbane. It seems that I am just going over and repeating myself. Abbott is about to increase the resources sales to the Chinese Government. ) old .357 magnum Smith & Wesson and making this Country a safer place ! (alb)Watching NITV, the whole Indigenous Media Industry is centred around Victim-Hood. This festival seems no more than one of them feel-good PR exercises promoted by Rhoda Roberts. Lila Watsonkept going on about Aboriginal terms of Reference. Still Clinging to and Capitalising on their Past Achievements. It is Extremely Doubtful if they even know what the Problems Are.! This is why in the main, A&I people including street -people and the paint sniffers, have No Respect for their Oppressive, Tunnel-Visioned, One Dimensional Agendas. The law protects people across Australia from discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, descent, national or ethnic origin, and immigration status. This Ongoing Condemnation of the Only People that Historically and Morally Have Any Obligation and Genuine Sympathy To and For The Aboriginal People of Australia is the Actions and Agendas of People that are Dangerous in Their Stupidity and Ignorance. If you're white you're right, if you're brown hang around, if you're black get back. We all need to work together as the two indigenous races of Australia to better ourselves as people and to help our young ones. Brisbane Indigenous Media Association (BIMA) how much.? And I have the faxes and transmission reports to prove it.! I tell a lot of Aboriginal people including mostly the youth, Youse want to get off your arses and get going. The Runners, the Boxers, all them Basketball and Baseball players.? And as registrars and consultants in charge of hospitals. A neighbour was complaining the other day about his wife being homeless (houseless) in Cairns. The first one was how a Whole Community Lived in and on the City dump. Yet the children going to school immaculately dressed. One Indian woman sorting plastic all day in extreme conditions in the city dump so her two kids can go to school and get an education. These people are not just existing, they are thriving.! As the Narrator said They have No Time for Self-Pity. Especially in places like, Redfern, Black Theatre, Mathew Talbot Hostel, the Cross in Sydney, the Valley and around West End in Brisbane where many Blackfullas congregate, and have for years, begging and harassing people for cigarettes and money for more grog. * Legitimate criticism by active, and prominent members of the the Aboriginal Community of Inner City Brisbane, that I could name. (alb) was saying and most of the reaction was from the Whitefulla audience. They/we weren't going to waste good drinking time listening to politicians.! Goomies, also Extreme Drunks and Social Misfits and/or Outcasts. How many dialysis machines could that have paid for.? Oh, Les would have gotten a good whack out of it of course.! Been around/accessing Gubberment funding for a long time ! Leswill drag the Congress around like a hermit crab drags it's shell. And not to forget he is an expert on milking governments for money. And don't forget, Lila Watsonis the mother of Sam Watson. many thousands of them living and working here that ain't going anywhere !? They certainly have No Answers to the Problems in this Country. Australia's first federal anti-discrimination law, the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), aims to ensure that Australians of all backgrounds are treated equally and have the same opportunities. This Continuous International Bad-mouthing of Australian Society or, our fellow Australians is akin to Cutting our Nose Off to Spite Our Face. Many Full-Blood will accept and trust a white person before they would a yella-fulla or mixed blood Aboriginal whom they know will almost invariably exploit them. Since being here I have seen a lot of division amongst our indigenous race, which is sad. (seeing that they go over-sea's) in the last two (2) years or more. Many employed in these Financially Secure Areas for many years. As Elders, Leaders and Spokespeople, we must, not only Confront and Deal with These Issues, But Accept Some Responsibility For Them. And Special Measures will apply Only to High Achievers. This Restrictive Agenda of Aboriginal Rights has Reached it's use by date. Future Generations Will Encompass Embrace and Educate a Broader Vision of Human and Equal Rights. And so will our Opportunity of a Legitimate and Deserved Place of Significance in this Society. Those African American People that Dominate World Sports.? With the tens of thousands and generations of highly motivated and qualified Subcontinent people already here and involved in everything from bus and taxi drivers, railway workers to running their own businesses. alb)In this Country, being houseless is a chosen life style. In fact they can Participate and be part of it Immediately by Not Going To School.! The people Living in the Slums of Lagos in Nigeria. We are Still the most Disadvantaged people in the Whole World.! These other Black People, they just Put Us To Shame. This a major contributing factor to this Image Problem Other people including Anglo Aussies watch these shows and many have even been to and seen first-hand what's happening in these Countries look at us and shake their heads in dismay and even disgust. no doubt Les Malezer also knows he can relate the past with little fear of Contradiction. What if they just laugh and tell youse to Piss Off !? There is, was, no provision for them to represent the A&I community because Aboriginal People frequent their premises. I have met and know a lot of Aboriginal People in Brisbane as elsewhere, and for many years. With all the benefits including financial on offer these days for putting one's hand up as a victim.! explained things to me about them, and the life they had to endure with the Heroin and the abuse that girls go through when involved in that lifestyle. Even so, I'm sure that even Cliffy would be the first to admit that he wasn't exactly, father of the year material himself.! No numerous food and coffee vans to keep them supplied with pies and sandwiches as happens here.! It is doubtful they have free Transport services to pick up and to drop them off to places where everyone else has to pay.! I'm sure that if they didn't bother to feed their kids, no one else will do it all for them like what happens here.! The show on TV recently, Community Cop and the African youth. I tell my nephews and other Aboriginal youth, make Friends with them and have them as mates, they're alright.! Yet with All the Funding we get, and we are talking Many Billions of Dollars, Nobody seems to be Happy.! According to the AVI the people that seems to get the bulk of The Money. They have to remove our rubbish for us, otherwise it will just pile up and Rot into a major Health Hazard. And be given a White Card when they get released from Prison. Health, Legal, Hostels, Child Care and Rehabs developed along these lines. Services that, in a normal day, a lot of Aboriginal People would take advantage of. More than enough time to deal with this issue and to get a Result. Eighty five per cent of the people working with many self-employed. ) for the local supermarkets if they can't handle or manage any money they manage to get their hands on as with the 0 plus a fortnight minimum Welfare Money we get ! Vinnies or Life Line to help pay their bills like here when we get to slack to bother.! They are not inundated or overwhelmed with countless and never-ending Well-Funded, Indian Specific Organisations, Services, Projects and Initiatives to Cater to their every need like what happens here.! Getting More Money out of the Gubberment is seen as a Victory and a Success. And if they pass, then they could be entitled to extra Remission. (13/10/2017 (alb)Australia, a Country of Climatic, Geographical and Social Contrast and Contradiction. Pippies, Oysters, and other tucker immediately available and all day. ) and the Grandstanding Antics and Stunts, and all the Police and Media Attention.! (13/12/2012.alb)These gestures, offerings, actions, initiatives, achievements and/or accomplishments, by the Aboriginal Elite and their Supporters of the many years, on reflection, it is/was all about Money. Or the natives are simply not smart or sophisticated enough to know what is right for them. ) I would probably be able to start to think/consider, that my job will/would be just about done. Or rather, the Sheer/Blind Stupidity of all these prominent Blackfellas that promote and pursue these issues ! They can dream to be like their idols the African American rappers/winners. Cultural Lives project manager, Mr Mc Conchie has spoken with hundreds of Elders, as have I, and we come to the same conclusions. Maybe they need to say they want to stage a Cultural/Music Festival. But the festival has been contaminated/defiled by grubby politicking. ( I'm researching this and au and there will be more on this soon. ) (alb)This festival is in Hippy Country where there is at least one every other weekend ! And are happy to play Jacky-Jacky and be mere spectators ! All old campaigners and not averse to a bit of misrepresentation by omission ! And I have drank and even slept in the the dry bed of the mighty Todd River !