How can I feel Australian when this country has told me I don’t belong? | Stan Grant | Australia news | The Guardian

I am thinking now that I have to speak very gently. I need to tread warily and allow you the chance to absorb what I want to say.There are things that can tear us apart. There are people who are more interested in turning us on each other.It is so easy to distort words to take something that is meant with sincerity and fill it with hate.My people – Indigenous people – are especially vulnerable, because we are so few and often so fragile.

Source: How can I feel Australian when this country has told me I don’t belong? | Stan Grant | Australia news | The Guardian

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