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It's one of the ironies of Eddie's life, that he lived most of it in the suburbs of Townsville, a far cry from the reefs and islands of the Torres Strait.

Exiled from his island home, Mabo became a fearless and articulate crusader for both indigenous and human rights.
...cultural genocide...
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1973
cultural preservation, genocide, James Cook University, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Townsville
...how many black students...
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1970s
education, James Cook University, justice, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Townsville
1967 Referendum
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1967
1967 referendum, Australia, human rights
Advancement League
Topic
1962-1970
Aboriginal Advancement League, activism, Townsville
Gardener At James Cook University
Topic
1967-1975
activism, Cambridge Anthropological Expedition, employment, James Cook University, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Townsville
...pantheon of heroes...
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1993
Mabo, Edward Koiki, Pearson, Noel
...a handful of black teachers...
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1973
Black Community School, education, James Cook University, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Townsville
...an element of egotism...
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agitator, Keon-Cohen, Bryan, Mabo, Edward Koiki
Vote 'Yes'
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May, 27, 1967
1967 referendum, activism, citizenship, human rights, Inter-racial Seminar, justice, Mabo, Edward Koiki, vote
Townsville
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desecration, James Cook University, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Mabo family, Townsville
Black Activist
Topic
1972-1980
activism, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Townsville, Townsville, Yumba Meta Housing Co-op
Human Rights
Topic
 
human rights, International law, Mabo judgement, Racial Discrimination Act , 1975 , United Nations
Resistance
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activism, land rights, land rights, resistance, strike, unionism
Great Northern Expedition
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1989
Great Northern expedition, Mabo Case, Mabo, Edward Koiki, Mer, Moynihan, Justice Martin, Murray Island, Supreme Court of Queensland
Visionary
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activism, Mabo Case, Mabo, Edward Koiki
Manifestos
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activism, education, Mabo, Edward Koiki