Wednesday, 14 February 2018

how Australian spies filmed Indigenous activists during the cold war

How Australian spies filmed Indigenous activists during the cold war
- Ray Peckham, a young Indigenous activist captured on film by Asio agents. Photograph: Macquarie University. In the early 1950s, as acute cold war paranoia about possible communist infiltration began dominating Australian politics, the next generation of Indigenous activists took their equality fight to ...