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  • Apr 18, 2012
  • 11:18 AM

Saving the native tongues of Australia (video)

Al Jazeera
In Australia, only a handful of hundreds of indigenous languages have managed to survive following decades of European colonisation that heavily suppressed the native ways of life. But many of the country's indigenous groups are struggling to save their languages and preserve their cultures in the process.

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