Posts Tagged ‘whale’

AN UGLY WAR – BRITAIN VERSUS THE OTHER

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

‘Phillip was authorised to see to the defence of the colony’. Professor Bruce Kercher, History of Law in Australia, Allen and Unwin, 1995

2016 – September, Manly Beach:  FAKE NEWSROAD RAGE – cars were caught in giant grid-lock and violence broke out on both the Harbour and Spit Bridges as crowds of Sydney-siders rushed to Manly where a whale – as big as a bus – was beached on the sand.

1790 – September, Manly Beach: Real news – excited Aborigines and Englishmen rushed to Manly to marvel at,  ‘a tremendous monster’ whale washed up at Manly. It proved a tipping point in the near annihilation of a free people, Australia’s First Peoples.

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