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Torres Strait islanders reclaim their ancestral bones - BBC News


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Torres Strait islanders reclaim their ancestral bones
BBC News
Representatives of the Torres Strait islanders collected bones of their ancestors from the Natural History Museum in London. The development is the latest step in a long campaign by the islanders to have ...
London's Natural History Museum returns 19 ancestral remains to Torres Strait ...Art Daily

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Torres Strait Islanders reclaim ancestors' bones - ABC Online


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Torres Strait Islanders reclaim ancestors' bones
ABC Online
A group of Torres Strait Islanders have collected the bones of their ancestors from the Natural History Museum in London. It is the latest stage in a long campaign to return 138 sets of remains which were taken from Australia during the colonial era. ...
Ancestral remains 'extremely important' to Torres StraitsBBC News

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More talks mooted on Torres Strait secession - ABC Online


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More talks mooted on Torres Strait secession
ABC Online
Premier Anna Bligh has indicated there are likely to be more talks on the possible secession of the Torres Strait Islands from Queensland next year. Ms Bligh wrote to Prime Minister Julia Gillard in October, ...
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Lawyer warns of hidden dangers - The Australian


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Lawyer warns of hidden dangers
The Australian
PROPOSED changes to the Constitution to recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islands people and prohibit discrimination based on race appeared to be a "one-clause bill of rights" that would face strong opposition, a leading constitutional lawyer has ...
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