Still Waiting for Justice Campaign

The Alliance for Forgotten Australians has sent a moving reminder that it is 10 years now since Forgotten Australians received an Apology. And a poignant reminder of what remains to be done. With thanks to the Alliance for Forgotten Australians for sending this moving reminder. https://forgottenaustralians.org.au/ The media seems to have ghosted us. Are we … Continue reading Still Waiting for Justice Campaign

The joys of proofreading

To any community groups who produce a newsletter. I proofread! For nothing! I'm long past needing to prove myself. The proof is in the editing! You can contact me through my website https://sylviablayse.com/ I find myself proofreading when I read the news. These days, it's difficult to find a single article without at least one … Continue reading The joys of proofreading

News for The Guardian: Not All Stolen Generations are Indigenous!

The Guardian is to be congratulated on its article about the added disadvantage experienced by First Australians who are also from Stolen Generations. Here is the link to the article. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/jun/13/trauma-and-poverty-transferred-directly-to-children-of-stolen-generations-study I'm so tired of repeating this, but could the journalists out there please consult the Senate Report 2004? https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Community_Affairs/Completed_inquiries/2004-07/inst_care/report/index Have a look at the … Continue reading News for The Guardian: Not All Stolen Generations are Indigenous!