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When Laws Collide, Mägaya Peace In Yolngu Or Yolŋu Australia

"Mägaya mäwaya"
one of the first words we learn
a woman in Yirrkala tells
peace peace
a legal term meaning the state of peace
achieved when laws are in place

If you've ever been down to a lake
or the sea in the morning
it's perfectly flat

that's "magaya mawaya"
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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Topic(s) of this poem: australia day,conflict,law,peace,peace day,peaceful,war and peace,world peace
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