I got your back, you've got mine. It's this bond that's kept all our mob together. An unspoken rule to ensure we survive.
Marlee Silva is a 24 year old Aboriginal woman from the Gamilaroi and Dunghutti nations. She is the founder of social media based movement 'Tiddas 4 Tiddas', which uses strength-based storytelling to champion the voices of Indigenous Australian women and girls.
Marlee is also an author, having previously been featured as a contributor in Anita Heiss' 'Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia' and her debut novel, 'My Tidda, My Sister: stories of strength and resilience from Australia's first women', is set to be released in September 2020.
Marlee is also a casual radio presenter on the Triple J network and the host/producer of her own podcast 'Always was, always will be our stories.