The extinction of the Australian pygmies The Encyclopedia of Aboriginal Australia (1994), published by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, today does its best to disguise these people. It lists some of their tribes, including the Djabuganjdji, Mbarbaram (Barbaram) and Yidinjdji (Indindji), but does not mention a word about their stature. ..
‘Invasion Day’ is sometimes referred to as ‘Survival Day’ and is held on what most Australians refer to as Australia Day, the 26th of January each year. The day commemorates the original invasion of the continent by the English colonisers, and the continued ‘oppression of Aboriginal people’ since that time. Source: The Critical Classroom The ..