Healing as a people requires dedication to learning and sharing knowledge. Healing as a person requires accepting this and using the tools of colonisation against the colonisers.
‘If you wanted to keep Australia Day maybe you should have done something about it'.
'I love Australia Day not in spite of my Aboriginality, but because of it,' writes James Blackwell.
Students Support Aboriginal Communities on the community networks that facilitate activism around the country. Photo: Freya Newman
Andy Mason reports on a national day of mourning, with additional photography by Peter Donohue.