Warren Mundine in Black + White: Race, Politics and Changing Australia
The Highly Anticipated and Revealing Memoir From One of Australia's Most Significant Indigenous Leaders
Overcoming segregation, discrimination, personal hardship and political betrayal… Nyunggai Warren Mundine tells it all in black and white.
Warren’s raw, intimate success story shines a bright and inspiring light showing there is no limit to what you can achieve. His curric
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In this book, Nyunggai Warren Mundine sets out to tell a story. It’s a story about his own life, about his family and about Australian politics. It’s also about the process and progress of change, about history, and some of the barriers to success.
As I read the book, I was reminded that until 1967 that aspects of life for many Aboriginal people were controlled by the state or territory in which they lived. I was reminded (again) of the harm such control can ...more
Warren Mundine’s book is an exploration both of his own life and that of his family, but of contemporary Australian politics and our failures in supporting our First Nations to achieve social and economic independence. I particularly enjoyed his personal story- dealing with challenge and showing great drive and resilience.
The funny thing for me is that the revelation I had was that I completely agree with the concept of ec ...more
Nyunggai Warren Mundine AO
In Black and white.
Upon finishing this work which I have been reading in spare moments as a passenger on long car trips or waiting in doctors offices over the month Of January, and culminating in my finishing the last 220 pages on Australia day, In attempts to avoid "the big debate" about the date of the 26th, I have found my head swimming with words in a pleasant kind of vague attempt to pen a review.
I had to put it down after the culmination of 504 pages ...more