First Nations and Peoples in Australia

Maitreya Rael supports Aboriginal sovereignty movement, urged Raelians to participate in May 1 demonstrations

SYDNEY, April 30 - Maitreya Rael, founder and spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement (IRM), said in a statement released today that he fully supports indigenous Australians in their quest for sovereignty.

“The human rights abuses and genocide attempts against these indigenous inhabitants have never been properly addressed by Australian authorities,” he said.