[Marxism] Cuban educators fight illiteracy among Aboriginal people in Wilcannia

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Mon Sep 24 21:48:05 MDT 2012

With little fanfare or media attention, the small island nation of Cuba has
been running an Aboriginal literacy program in the town of Wilcanni, in
central new South Wales. Already, 16 local Aboriginal residents aged
between 25 and 53 have learned to read and write through the program.

“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

“The free market is perfectly natural... do you think I am some kind of
dummy?” — Jarvis Cocker

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