RiP Roberta Sykes
16 November 2010 @booksandpublishing
Campaigner and author Roberta Sykes has died, aged 67, following a long illness. An activist and campaigner for Aboriginal rights and education, Sykes was awarded the Australian Human Rights medal in 1994. Fellow author Larissa Behrendt, who likened Sykes to a step-mother, said she would be remembered as a strong...
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