Just Relations: The Story of Mary Bennett’s Crusade for Aboriginal Rights

Out soon is Alison Holland’s Just Relations: The Story of Mary Bennett’s Crusade for Aboriginal Rights (UWA Publishing) which recovers the efforts of Mary Bennett (1881–1961) to found a ‘just relationship’ between Aborigines and non-Aborigines in Australia from the late 1920s, when the possibility of Aboriginal human rights was first mooted on the international stage, Read more …

Different White People: Radical Activism For Aboriginal Rights 1946-1972

Deborah Wilson’s Different White People: Radical Activism For Aboriginal Rights 1946-1972 (UWA Publishing) presents a trilogy of stories about campaigns for Aboriginal rights in which an eclectic group of people working tirelessly to protect and support Aboriginal people and Aboriginal rights were not themselves Aboriginal.