Reassessing Our History
following text is from a plaque placed on La Grange Memorial in
protest to the views expressed in the plaque pictured.
plaque was erected by people who found the monument before you
offensive. The monument describes the events at La Grange from
one perspective only: The viewpoint of the white settlers.
No mention is made
of the rights of Aboriginal people to defend their land or the history
of provocation which led to the explorers deaths.