Bead currency used as possible first export industry before 'Australia'

European glass beads like this were traded for access to sea cucumber off the Arnhem Land coast
(Source: Mirani Litster and Daryl Wesley)

Anna Salleh ABC Science 6 December 2013 (some minor editing by SU)

Bead currency [node:read-more:link]

Coranderrk: We Will Show the Country

How many more suicides will it take?

Report on Deaths in Custody - people dying at high rates
Oz prison population has more than doubled in the last 20 yrs from 15,000 to 31,000. Between 2000 to 2008 prison deaths of 'natural causes' rose to 24.6% per year

Euahlayi Nation sends Queen Elizabeth a letter declaring their independence

A poor man's treaty: the 'con' in constitutional reform

Chris Graham 'Tracker Magazine' 1 April 2013

Constitutional recognition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples seems to have captured the imagination of many white Australians, writes Chris Graham. But are the motives really all pure? [node:read-more:link]


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