Australia’s 21st Prime Minister was a great visionary, leader and supporter of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. His passion for justice will continue to inspire and encourage us all. Whitlam’s passing is a reminder of how far we have come, but also of how far we still need to go. R.I.P, Mr Whitlam.
There are so many reasons why I hate this slogan that I am struggling to find a place to begin without my mind racing away on all the myriad ways in which this slogan is pathetic, hypocritical, and illogical.
A fantastic (and hilarious) post by Luke Pearson, creator of the IndigenousX Twitter account, in response to a racist t-shirt with the slogan on it that says, “If you don’t love it, leave” that the national supermarket chain Woolworths has since pulled from two of its stores after widespread social media outrage.