west papua will be free from indonesia – by guns if necessary

you want us to be non-violent in the face of this?
oh go fuck yourself
merdeka!

“When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe” ― Frantz Fanon

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New informative video about the West Papuan genocide

Our friends at Free West Papua Campaign-WA (Western Australia) have made this moving and powerful informative video about the West Papuan genocide and the illegal Indonesian occupation of the country.

Featuring a traditional freedom song by a West Papuan musician, this video explains in simple clear truths the situation in occupied West Papua and why the West Papuan people need your help.

Please do watch this informative video and please do share as widely as possible.

For information about how you can help to Take Action for West Papua, please click on the text below

TAKE ACTION FOR WEST PAPUA HERE

west papua global call for action – february 2016

What is the most effective way to help to make a difference to the FWPC?

To achieve its aims in 2016, the Campaign needs to strengthen its international political voice.

This month we are calling on all of our supporters across the globe to write to their local representatives, to encourage them to add their name to the International Parliamentarians for West Papua (IPWP). This is a simple but powerful way to show your solidarity- and it only will only take a few minutes of your time.

Continue reading “west papua global call for action – february 2016”

west papua reading materials #merdeka

west papua - an act of free choiceAn Act of Free Choice – Decolonisation and the Right to Self-Determination in West Papua
(Pieter Drooglever, 2009)

This important study introduces the history and people of West Papua, tracing the origins of the international conflict surrounding their struggle for self-determination following the Second World War. Based on three decades of exhaustive research and focusing particular attention on the sham referendum of 1969 – which Indonesia dubbed “The Act of Free Choice’, an election rigged to legitimize Indonesian control over West Papua – Drooglever highlights the continuing impact of this injustice.
Available to buy through Amazon  Continue reading “west papua reading materials #merdeka”

The West Papua situation – indonesian genocide against african people

West papua

here is some background to the location of West Papua and the situation there
West Papua is a Pacific island country under illegal Indonesian occupation. It is the western half of the island of New Guinea which lies just 250km North of Australia, the Eastern half of the island being Papua New Guinea which is already an independent nation. Continue reading “The West Papua situation – indonesian genocide against african people”