indigenous social justice association wins international prize

Congratulations to ISJA – such important work and such dedication. Much respect.

this media report by barry parker of afp is the only known media interest shown by the mainstream australian media to the wonderful good news that isja has been included as one of 5 laureates chosen for the 2013 french human rights awards for this year. this afp report was, i believe, commissioned by the french counsel general here in sydney to be sent to france for the awards on 12 december, paris time.

the silence from the mainstream australian media is unbelievable! after immersing itself in human rights works since 1997, isja is recognised by a french government body, and a most distinguished and well respected body at that, and with the exceptions of the national indigenous times, nitv, nirs and sbs, the rest of the media cannot even raise a yawn on the honour bestowed upon isja. and one needs to ask why? or is it that theā€¦

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