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Josie Farrer, a newly elected member of Parliament from Kimberley, Australia, addressed the Parliament saying that the region’s natives had no support in their struggle against racism and prejudice  outside their communities. Many had given up, including Josie Farrer’s 16-year-old grandson who committed suicide several years ago.

But, with Josie Farrer’s current MP status comes hope  for a brighter future.  She is determined to make improving the life of Aboriginal citizens her priority during her term.

Read the entire story at http://thestringer.com.au/josie-farrer-tells-parliament-she-has-lived-racism-all-her-life/#.UXhRE6IepYU

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