What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?
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What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

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On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with ...

On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with any of the responses? What does being an Australian mean to you?

White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation
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White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

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Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change ...

Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change the constitution have been sown already even though the referendum will not occur for another 30 years. Who were Cooper, Patton and Ferguson? What changes were they calling for?

Why was there a referendum in 1967?
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Why was there a referendum in 1967?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

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Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution ...

Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution were being proposed in the 1967 referendum? Why did the British feel it was not important to include the Aboriginal people in the constitution? What latin term did the British settlers use to describe the land of Australia? What is a census?

Roman law in ancient Rome
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Roman law in ancient Rome

Clip from The Time Compass

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Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: John Christian Watson

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC October 18, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Christian Watson.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Joseph Cook

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 1, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: George Reid

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 25, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Frank Forde

Season 1 Episode 15 ABC November 29, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Edmund Barton

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 11, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Edmund ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Edmund Barton.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: James Scullin

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC November 8, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features James ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features James Scullin.

Why did the Roman empire fall?
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Why did the Roman empire fall?

Clip from The Time Compass

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This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Arthur Fadden

Season 1 Episode 13 ABC November 22, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Arthur ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Arthur Fadden.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Andrew Fisher

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC October 25, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Andrew ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Andrew Fisher.

United Nation rights of the child
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United Nation rights of the child

Clip from Behind The News

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Children all over the world have certain rights. What are they? Meet Josh a youth ambassador for UNICEF who explains what these are.

Children all over the world have certain rights. What are they? Meet Josh a youth ambassador for UNICEF who explains what these are.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Alfred Deakin

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC October 18, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Alfred ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Alfred Deakin.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Stanley Bruce

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC November 8, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Stanley ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Stanley Bruce.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Joseph Lyons

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC November 15, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Lyons

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Lyons

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Malcolm Fraser

Season 1 Episode 22 ABC August 14, 2012

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Malcolm ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Malcolm Fraser.