Neil Scott talks about a Australian song from 1987 that helped radicalise him in Troubles torn Northern Ireland.
If you want to know more about this song and the oils – please watch Peter Garrett: Midnight Oil frontman on Music & Politics – on youtube
And if its available where you are, look out for the superb, though harrowing documentary The Australian Wars , that goes into the history of what First Peoples call the invasion and resulting war and subsequent attempted cultural and physical genocide – it is on the BBC iplayer.
The Professor of Rock on this very song:
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