Warriors of the Aboriginal Resistance (WAR), Abolishing 'Australia Day' and DRMNGNOW

Thursday, 24 January 2019 - 7:00am to 8:30am

7:00am Acknowledgement of Country

7:10am We listen to an interview with Nayuka GorrieKurnai/Gunai, Gunditjmara, Wiradjuri and Yorta Yorta freelance writer, about transformative justice, decolonisation and abolishing 'Australia Day' (first aired on the Transformative Justice Show, part of Satellite Skies). 

7:45am We chat with Meriki OnusGunditjmara and Gunnai woman and co-founder of the Warriors of the Aboriginal Resistance (WAR), about 7 Days of Resistance, creativity and centring Indigenous sovereignty in abolition work. 

8:05am: Neil Morris (DRMNGNOW) joins us in the studio to discuss his recently released (incredible!) track, Ancestors, Jan 26th and the question of how to #AbolishAustraliaDay if, after all, Australia Does Not Exist.

Songs (The original broadcast on 855am and 3CR digital contained the following music - removed owing to no license for podcasting music)

Kev Carmody: Pillars of Society

Dizzy Doolan: This Is How We Do Remix

AncestressBring Buildings Down

DRMNGNOW: Ancestors feat. Kee'ahn Prod. River Boy