I do not know the source but this brought tears to my eyes.

y me siento protegido, no intimidado." "I'm half-naked, and surrounded by the opposite sex. but I feel protected, not intimidated.

Fabrianne Nampitjinpa Peterson / Damper Seed Enlargement Love the gradation of size and color.

Silver flows art & australian indigenous simple and stunning - it's just color, value, and size that create the differences here. so much movement and depth!

Fabulous lessons for kids to learn about human rights: books, free lesson plans, videos, and more. Great resources for teachers and parents.

"What are Human Rights?" Lessons, Books, Videos for Kids

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations in the Universal Declaration states basic rights and fundamental freedoms to which all human beings are entitled.

Australian soldiers in Gallipoli 1915. Sitting proudly in the middle is an Indigenous Australian. www.nerangrsl.com

Australian soldiers , Sitting proudly in the middle is an Indigenous Australian.

Aboriginal holocaust in the 1800's

Aboriginal holocaust in the still to today. Great Job Australia of banning guns only on the natives and not your superior class. Slavery and human trade still goes on in Australia today but they call is "children abduction for a better life"!

Government censoring (My story) | Community Post: 10 Dark Secrets Australia Doesn't Want You To Know

Community Post: 10 Dark Secrets Australia Doesn't Want You To Know

when it's really those Brits that are the real Savages! Previous poster said this.

THE UGLY...Very True

Prime Minister of Australia Tony Abbott threatening to expel all "illegal migrants" got this response from a true Australian.

Written by a mother and son duo, this brightly illustrated picture book is a jubilant journey through a child's home country that celebrates the joys of nature and emphasizes forming a connection with place. In simple and lyrical prose, this narrative offers an indigenous Australian perspective of life as it connects traditional and contemporary experiences in a ways that children can understand.

Australia - My Country Best-selling author and internationally renowned artist Sally Morgan teams up with Ezekiel Kwaymullina for a story celebrating country. A gorgeous new picture book in simple, lyrical prose and vibrant colour.

Australian iconic pic of first convict pardoned in Tasmania's home in the bush at Dilston Circa 1899. Grandma used to visit him when she was a child.

The isolated bush home of the first convict settler pardoned in Van Diemen's Land, at Dilston, on the Tamar River, Northern Tasmania, Australia.

This is Gary Foley. This photo was taken in 1971 during the Springbok tour of Australia. For more info about the history of the Aboriginal rights struggle, check out The Koori History Website, an amazing resource, that Gary created and read more about the story behind this photo.

An iconic image showing Aboriginal rights activist, Gary Foley with a placard reading, “Pardon me for being born into a nation of racists”. It was part of a protest against the South African Springboks rugby tour of Australia in 1971 during apartheid.

Cathy Freeman with her gold medal after winning the 400m at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

Cathy Freeman OAM, Australian sprinter, the first ever Aboriginal Commonwealth…

Vincent Lingiari AM (1908 – 21 Jan 1988), was an Aboriginal rights activist. Lingiari was a member of the Gurindji people. He worked as a stockman at Wave Hill Cattle Station. Vincent was elected and became the leader of the Gurindji communities in August 1966. On 7 June 1976, Lingiari was named a Member of the Order of Australia for his services to the Aboriginal people. (Vincent is pictured with Gough Whitlam in the symbolic 1975 handover of Wave Hill back to the Gurindji People.)

Prime Minister Whitlam pouring dry earth into the palm of Mr Vincent Lingiari. Mr Lingiari holds leasehold title document in other hand.