australia

  • Blackfella/Whitefella- Warumpi Band

    In 1980, Australian musician Neil Murray  moved to the Aboriginal community of Papunya in Australia, where he worked as a teacher. Here, Murray met local brothers Gordon  and Sammy Tjapanangka of the Luritja people, and they were joined by Sammy’s brother-in-law George Rrurrambu Burarrwanga from the  Yolngu people. Murray provided rhythm guitar and...
  • Illiberal Democracies: Protecting or Controlling?

    Over the past few months, three Western countries, namely Canada, Australia and France, have been the targets of attacks that politicians quickly labelled as “terror attacks.” Now these three countries are all trying to pass bills that would extend the powers of surveillance institutions in order to guarantee public...