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How a British writer downgraded the effect of Maralinga atomic tests, on Aboriginal people

Paul Waldon   Fight To Stop Nuclear Waste Dump In Flinders Ranges SA

Excerpt from Stephen Weir’s, “History’s Worst Decisions.”

The British Nuclear Legacy: The Black Mist of Maralinga.
Main Culprit: Sir Robert Menzies, PM of Australia.
Damage Done: Unknown numbers of British and Australian servicemen and aboriginal tribes died over 40 years.
Why: Last chance for the Brits to keep up their pretensions of world power-at any cost.

This is not my words but the way it went to print, yes the British casualties get top billing and the word Aboriginal was all in lower case, this maybe an oversight, or error of the author but Aboriginal land was decimated and the custodians deserve the respect that they have been void of.

April 1, 2019 - Posted by | General News

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  1. The Nuclear Waste Dumps pressure being placed on the communities around Kimba and Flinders Ranges by the Federal Liberal government is just like British Nuclear testing all over again – govnts still have not learnt from their mistakes. Bobby Brown Homelands short film link – living with the legacy of British Nuclear testing :


    Comment by Kim Mavromatis | April 1, 2019 | Reply

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