NT Aboriginal leader defends January 26 Australia Day

The Indigenous daughter of a former Northern Territory government minister says people shouldn’t feel guilty for celebrating Australia Day on January 26.

Alice Springs town councillor Jacinta Nampijinpa Price wrote on Facebook that changing the date wouldn’t help Aboriginal victims of domestic violence or children who miss out on school.

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Follow Jacinta Price on her facebook site to see that the post has reached over 3.9 million people

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  1. Finally an indigenous Aussie speaking some sense…We’re all Australians, our indigenous brethren should be thankful that it was the Brits and not the French or Dutch or Germans that settled this beautiful country of ours…