History

[NCTV] Sur les Traces du Passé, Les Vanuatais une communauté bien intégrée (2/2) ( Ni Vanuatu/New Hebrideans in New Caledonia

  Published on May 11, 2015 Merci –  NCTV 2015-CALEDONIA  


[NCTV] Sur les traces du Passé – Les Vanuatais, dans l’enfer du “blackbirding” (1/2) (Ni Vanuatu/New Hebrideans in New Caledonia )

Published on Apr 27, 2015 Emission présentée par Duke Menango. On la surnomme “la communauté oubliée” parce qu’on mentionne rarement l’histoire de ces milliers de Néo-Hébridais, venus travailler dès 1860 sur le Caillou. Cet “oubli” vient peut-être de la difficulté à accepter les conditions dans lesquelles ceux que l’on appelle aujourd’hui, les Vanuatais, sont arrivés […]


Hungry, poor, exploited: alarm over Australia’s import of farm workers/ Modern-day slavery in focus

Modern-day slavery in focus Each year thousands of Pacific island workers come to Australia to work on farms. Allegations of mistreatment are worryingly reminiscent of the era of bonded labour ‘blackbirding’, campaigners say by Ben Doherty Thursday 3 August 2017 04.00 AESTLast modified on Thursday 3 August 2017 05.16 AEST Silas Aru had never known a day’s work […]


SORONG SAMARAI – Airileke Feat. Twin Tribe ( West Papua )

Published on Nov 30, 2016 Filmed on location from the tip of West Papua (Sorong) to the tip of Papua New Guinea (Samarai), from the highlands to the islands, the bush to the city streets. Sorong Samarai….One People, One Soul, One Destiny. A celebration of Papuan Identity, fighting for a free West Papua. for more […]


Vanuatu History – Road to Independence

Published on Aug 27, 2015 A full length documentary capturing the road to independence after a 70 year period of French/English rule. Thank yu tumas – Vanuatu Life 30th Of July 1980- Vanuatu Independence Day – I was there,Time flies but memories will always remain.


SouthSea Islanders Slavery – Blackbirding

Uploaded on Jun 6, 2011 History they don’t teach at school in AUSTRALIA.


Blackbirding’s dark secrets revealed

2:05 pm on 20 July 2016 Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share via email All options Indira Stewart – indira.stewart@radionz.co.nz More than 150 years on, many descendants of the victims of blackbirders still don’t know about the dark history which brought around 60,000 Pacific Islanders to Australia. About 60,000 Pacific Islanders were taken from […]


Islanders in Australia still unaware of Blackbirding history-http://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/308905/ (18/7/2016)

3:05 pm today The story is inspired by the little-known history of Australia’s ‘sugar slaves’. Photo: Supplied/NZIFF More than 150 years on, many descendants of so-called blackbirders still don’t know about the dark history which brought around 60,000 Pacific islanders to Australia. The short film “Blackbird” is helping to raise awareness about Australia’s blackbirding history […]