John Pilger hopes to open eyes to plight of Aboriginals with Utopia

By Fleta Page
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:21pm, first published February 27 2014 - 3:00am

John Pilger first got a taste of indigenous Australia in 1969 in a tour to Jay Creek in central Australia with Aboriginal activist Charles Perkins. The journalist and filmmaker likened what he saw to apartheid South Africa; "they were like prisoners of war," he said.

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