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Monthly Archives: April 2019

No First Nation, Métis candidates elected in Alberta

First published on April 17, 2019 by APTN National News Canada. The original article can be viewed here. Published with permission from APTN. Kathleen Martens APTN...

Canadians should be outraged over stories of coerced sterilization says NDP MP

First published on April 9, 2019 by APTN National News Canada. The original article can be viewed here. Published with permission from APTN. Nation to...

Tiwi fashion line draws on patterns from sea

Stories of country and culture are being shared through the release of the Tiwi Collection, a fashion line created by women from the Tiwi...

Get the popcorn ready for this year’s Birrarangga Film Fest—it’s a special one!

Over 40 features and short films by Indigenous people from around the world will be presented at this year’s Birrarangga Film Festival. Melbourne is holding...

ELECTION SPECIAL: Warren Mundine stands on the shoulders of giants

Warren Mundine has always been heavily engaged in politics. “When I was a young boy my father and mum used to clean the table down...

‘Many sticks bundled together are hard to break’

The Thiin-Mah Warriyangka Tharrkari Jiwarli people have had their native title status formally recognised by the Federal Court. Submitted in 2016, the combined claim covers...

Central Land Council ‘ready for change’

Central Land Council (CLC) has elected a new gender balanced leadership team at a meeting in Yulara Pulka outstation near Uluru. With only four votes...

Anzac Day: difficult to forget, when that’s the date you were blown up

Frank Mallard talks of being a ‘tunnel rat’—one of the ‘mad Australians who chased Viet Cong down these tunnels’. Gaye Doolan jokes that she...

Murujuga’s tourism dream for the Pilbara

Murujuga Aboriginal Corporation has just received a funding boost from the WA State Government to assist with the corporation’s plans for a tourism area...

Traditional Owners celebrate Pine Creek native title win

After a 20-year wait, Traditional Owners of the town of Pine Creek in the Northern Territory have finally been recognised as native title holders...

Nunavut at 20: What does it mean to be Inuk today?

First published on April 4, 2019 by APTN National News Canada. The original article can be viewed here. Published with permission from APTN. If you...

Three Mi’kmaw grandmothers vow to keep up the pressure on Alton Gas

First published on April 12, 2019 by APTN National News Canada. The original article can be viewed here. Published with permission from APTN. The three...