340th death since end of the Royal Commission | The Stringer

340th death since end of the Royal Commissionby Gerry GeorgatosOctober 19th, 2014Deaths in custody report anniversary rally – Image, http://www.abc.net.au“Here I am again.”“I was eleven years old, when I marched alongside my father in 1988, one year after the commencement of the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. We marched for Eddie Cameron, who was found dead in a Geraldton police lockup.”“I am now a father, I am now 37 years old, and here I am again, marching again this Friday, this time for my niece, who had not yet been born when we marched for Eddie, who like Eddie died in a police lock up.”

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