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koori

(ˈkʊərɪ)
n, pl -ries
a native Australian
[C19: from a native Australian language]
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The Government recognises that these recording practices are likely to have had a disproportionate impact on the Koori community given past policies of taking Aboriginal children away from their families and into state care.
Being in the Home and sharing similar experiences fostered camaraderie and belonging among some of the girls, so much so that former Aboriginal inmate Coral Pombo advertised on 30 October 2002 in the Koori Mail (p.
While we later learn that he loved (and had a child with) a Koori woman, and that Beau (Aaron McGrath)--the Aboriginal teenager he has befriended --is actually his great-grandson, Paddy's journey does feel like a straightening of the rug that white guilt sits on.
Likewise, daily life for the Koori Aboriginal people of Australia was constructed as tainted by racism, and much of the racism experienced, both verbal and behaviour, was categorically blatant (Mellor, 2003).
I really feel that," Corpus told the Koori Mail recently.
congress delegation, led by Senator Benjamin Karden and includes Senator Edward Marki, Senator Jeff Murkily and Senator Koori Gardner.
Published fortnightly since 1991, the Koori Mail is distributed Australia- wide, providing news, views and advertisements to Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians interested in Indigenous affairs.
Likewise the personal accounts presented in Mission voices provide important details on missionary activities and the role of elders in Victoria (ABC, Film Victoria & Koori Heritage Trust 2004).
One Sunday afternoon Kaye and I sat in Alexandria Park and started playing with some Koori kids.
The conflict resulted in the termination and resignation of two Koori workers and all Koori collective members, along with calls to the community to boycott the "racist" refuge, due to the loss of trust that developed in community.
2) Shannon Faulkhead and Jim Berg, Power and the Passion: Our Ancestors Return Home (Melbourne: Koori Heritage Trust, 2010), xvii, xviii.
In Australia, for example, some individuals who wanted to become a member of their local ACJP were excluded due to alliances within particular family-based Koori communities (see OPI, 2010).

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