Get behind Census and improve our mob, urges Parker

August 9, 2016

Yuwallarai woman Kirstie Parker has urged Indigenous Australia to get behind the Census. As CEO at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence and a leader on national issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, Ms […]

ANU to examine growing rates of gambling in NT

August 3, 2016

 Gambling in remote Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory — which is at 20 times the rate of the general population — will be targeted in a new three-year project by the Australian National University. […]

Don Dale, NT v Abu Ghraib, Iraq – Spot the difference

July 26, 2016

The fallout from the shocking footage of state-sanctioned child abuse in the Northern Territory has been profound, with support flooding in for PM Malcolm Turnbull’s promise of a royal commission into the outrage. Aboriginal and Torres […]

Recognition not enough, we need a Treaty says Ivison

July 19, 2016

Changing Australia’s Constitution to recognise Indigenous people won’t be a quick fix for the country’s problems, a top New South Wales academic has warned. Professor Duncan Ivison, deputy vice-chancellor of research at the University of […]

Fabulous Five heading for Canberra to fight the fight

July 7, 2016

It’s been an extraordinary election for Indigenous Australia, with five MPs set to take seats in the new parliament, regardless of who forms government. Australian National University political expert Jill Sheppard says the proportion of MPs […]

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