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Recommended Resources – The Stringer – Independent News, Investigative Journalism

“And from all the lands on earth we come” by Suresh Rajan February 14th, 2014 What can bring together a Palestinian/Egyptian, a Lebanese/Australian, a Bangladeshi, an Iranian, an Indian/Kenyan, a Pakistani and others to discuss their formative years? That almost sounds like the … Continue reading

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Recommended Resources – The Stringer – Independent News, Investigative Journalism

400 suicides of ATSI peoples in last three years by Gerry Georgatos January 25th, 2014 Image – http://www.nacchocommunique.com Last year, I aggregated Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) hospital collated data on reported suicides of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples – 996 suicides … Continue reading

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Recommended Resources – The Stringer – Independent News, Investigative Journalism

Pilger unleashed! On Thursday 23rd January I was a guest of Robert and Selina Eggington of the Dumbartung Corporation at a preview screening of the film “Utopia” by John Pilger. My thanks go to them and others at the screening for … Continue reading

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TRIGGER WARNING – Our thoughts and love go out to Jason, Alison and Auntie Rosie Baird

A message forwarded to us for the community from Lateral Love Ambassador Heather Shearer. On behalf of the NSGA Executive, we wish to forward our deepest condolences to Rosie Baird, for the recent loss of her Grand-son. NSGA has expressed support … Continue reading

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In the Media – ‘Forced removal’ prompts Russell Milera’s compensation fight with South Australian Government

‘Forced removal’ prompts Russell Milera’s compensation fight with South Australian Government By court reporter James Hancock Updated Thu 12 Dec 2013, 8:23am AEDT PHOTO: Monica Wittmann said she ran with the baby in her arms (ABC News: James Hancock)   A man is fighting … Continue reading

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RIP Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela – Madiba

It is with a heavy heart that we here at Lateral Love™ must pay our respects to the late Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela – Madiba. The world has just lost one of our most prominent inspirations for Lateral Love. In unity through lateral … Continue reading

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Recommended Resources – The Stringer – Independent News, Investigative Journalism

It wasn’t even funny! by Suresh Rajan December 1st, 2013 Monty Panesar – Image, http://www.telegraph.co.uk Picture this: The Australian Cricket Board Chairman’s XI is playing against the visiting English team. The match is being played in Alice Springs. A spinner who has played … Continue reading

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