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Why the Yindjibarndi fight for red earth, yellow sand and warm seas

Hires05by Gerry Georgatos

The Yindjibarndi peoples are in one huge fight with the mining giant, Fortescue Metals Group (FMG). It is a battle described by Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation (YAC) CEO Michael Woodley as David versus Goliath.

The battle has divided community with some of the Yindjibarndi in late 2010 forming another corporation, the Wirrlu-murra Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation (WYAC) to negotiate...


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