The Resource The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965, (electronic resource / Darce Cassidy)

The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965, (electronic resource / Darce Cassidy)

Label
The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965
Title
The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses United States Freedom Rides; reports demonstration against racism in United States which lead to accusation against students of hypocrisy owing to treatment of Aboriginal people in Australia; resultant formation of Student Action for Aborigines (SAFA) which organised the Freedom Ride through northern New South Wales towns; biography of Charles Perkins prior to leading Freedom Ride; description of Walgett and Moree parts of Ride including protests, reactions to visit, violence and arrests at Bowraville; the ABC and Darce Cassidy, an ABC journalist on the Ride while on leave; SAFA follow up activities in Walgett; pages on 'Walgett - confronting segregation' ; Pool Ban; Return to Moree; U.S. Freedom Rides; and Walgett RSL Club annotated separately
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Cassidy, Darce
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Perkins, Charles
  • Cassidy, Darce
  • Australian Broadcasting Commission
  • Student Action for Aborigines
Label
The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965, (electronic resource / Darce Cassidy)
Link
http://www.freedomride.net/
Instantiates
Note
  • 'This site is based on Darce Cassidy's radio documentary of the 1965 Freedom Ride through the outback of NSW' --Home page
  • Sound bites included
  • Title taken from title screen (viewed 20/4/2005)
Label
The Freedom Rides in Australia 1965, (electronic resource / Darce Cassidy)
Link
http://www.freedomride.net/
Note
  • 'This site is based on Darce Cassidy's radio documentary of the 1965 Freedom Ride through the outback of NSW' --Home page
  • Sound bites included
  • Title taken from title screen (viewed 20/4/2005)

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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