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Sydney’s White Councillors Relabels European Settlers ‘Invaders’

by | 28th, June 2011

OVERNIGHT, everyone in Australia definition: did not arrive by boat, but walked there from Africa / Garden of Eden is an  invader :

Sydney City Council last night declared the arrival of white settlers to be an “invasion” and wiped the words “European arrival” from official documents.

During a long debate, councillor Marcelle Hoff lodged a petition for councillors to use the term “invasion or illegal colonisation” in policy documents and statements.

Ms Hoff read out dictionary definitions of invasion as “to take possession, to penetrate, to intrude upon, to overrun”.

They came in and they did not leave,” she said.

So says Marcelle Hoff, of Sydney’s City Council. Other natives who sit in judgement on they ”  are :

Lord Mayor Clover Moore
Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Marcelle Hoff

Her strong belief in social justice and personal responsibility will see her continue to support policies and programs that are dedicated to providing inclusive, equitable and accessible services to the City’s diverse population. (See her photo at top.)

Councillor Phillip Black (the blackest

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