Tears, dances as Aborigines make history in parliament (Reuters)

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Tears, dances as Aborigines make history in parliament

Tue Feb 12, 1:13 AM
By James Grubel

CANBERRA (Reuters) – Aborigines playing didgeridoos and smeared with white body paint overturned hundreds of years of British tradition in Australia on Tuesday by taking part in the official opening of the nation’s new parliamentary session.

http://ca.news.yahoo.com/s/reuters/080212/us/international_australia_politics_aborigines_dc_2

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