Victims of decades of racist pogroms, state violence, and military occupation, the Tamil minority has long fought for liberation in Sri Lanka. We should not ignore their struggle.
Lee Rhiannon served as a federal senator for The Australian Greens between 2011 and 2018. She has a long history of activism, dating back to the peace and anti-nuclear movements of the 1970s and 1980s. She is presently a committee member of the SEARCH Foundation.