Audio: Professor George Williams : Murrawarri Sovereignty comments

May 27, 2013, 09:34 AM

The Murrawarri people have proclaimed their traditional land a sovereign republic independent of the Commonwealth. But is the proclamation of the Murrawarri Republic a step forward for Indigenous land rights or is it merely symbolic?

Following Fred Hooper discussing the Murrawarri assertion of sovereignty, Professor George Williams of the University of New South Wales comments.

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