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Elizabeth Eisenstein really was not a fan of Hugh Trevor-Roper, huh.
Is this the White Fragility Olympics or what?
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Apparently the eventual answer was that fully a third of the money allocated to Aboriginal communities goes to non-Aboriginal organisations. I know what I find offensive and it's not Senator Thorpe's "line of questioning"
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The government is deeply offended that an Aboriginal woman is asking them questions.
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So @Erika made crackers yesterday and hummus today... 😋
At the same time NAA was throwing money at lawyers to prevent Australians reading our own history, they were cutting 40 staff positions: https://www.smh.com.au/public-service/national-archives-of-australia-to-cut-40-jobs-in-two-years-as-budget-tightens-20180221-h0wfew.html
The National Archives spent over $1 million just on its own lawyers in the failed attempt to prevent Australians seeing the Palace Letters. Probably the cost will be double that.
I dunno, I feel like if you're distributing $252 million in public money it might be useful to have some kind of record of how you decided to do it?
“Dangerous thunderstorms are set to cause large hail and flash flooding, destroy crops and drive deadly spiders into homes across large swathes of eastern Australia over the next week.”
I had no idea this book was so snarky.
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