Midnight Oil

Midnight Oil

Subject: Ships of freedom - ESM
From: tr_espen@yahoo.com.au
Date: 9/04/2015, 1:20 pm

What a sunny, evocative track!

Midnight Oil - Ships of freedom

Powdies will remember Tim Winton's glorious introduction to "20000 Watt RSL" which began "Kiss no bum, tug no forelock".

He recently made a Palm Sunday plea about refugees, saying that "For the past few years, as traumatised people have fled towards safety, towards what they believed was a civilised and compassionate haven, our national peace of mind has been built upon the hidden, silent suffering of others"

Tim Winton's Palm Sunday plea: stop turning back the boats