This is an NFSA Digital Learning resource. See all Digital Learning websites.
Mabo home
...coming home with tears in their eyes...
'I think what emotionally forced me to think along these lines more strongly was the fact that my kids keep coming home with tears in their eyes you know, complaining what sort of treatment they've been getting in other schools.'
Keywords: Black Community School, Black Community School, education, Mabo family, racism, Townsville

Eddie Mabo lecturing at James Cook University discussing why he started the Black Community School.
Author: Graham, Trevor
Source: Mabo, Edward Koiki