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Bringing home ancestral remains to an Australia rife with racism

The remains of 42 Indigenous ancestors are soon returning to their homeland, but it is not the ...  
Australia is the great 'white' hope for the global nuclear industry

The global nuclear industry is in crisis but that doesn't stop the pro-nuclear lobby from peddling ...  
WA mandatory sentencing regime unfairly targets First Nations youth

Indigenous Western Australians are being locked up in droves over ridiculously minor offences. ...  
The importance of leaving Uluru alone

Looking back on the history of Uluru, it's clear as to why the decision to ban climbing is an ...  
Robodebt claims the life of a 19-year-old mum

Centrelink's robodebt scandal has been claiming the lives of people struggling with debt, yet our ...  
Adam Goodes' Australian Dream

I've eagerly awaited Stan Grant's film on Adam Goodes, titled The Australian Dream. If it were ...  
White Australia: Posing for photos, ignoring Aboriginal rights

For most politicians and the media, listening to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is ...  
Morrison Government in idle mode as children end their own lives

PM Scott Morrison and his suicide prevention advisers straddle along as if there is no urgency ...  
Suicide hits the poor and disadvantaged

There have been more suicides so far in 2019 than this time last year.  
Andrew Bolt continues on about Adam Goodes

Has Andrew Bolt learned anything from the racial vilification case he lost in 2011? Alan Austin ...  
The Kapani Warrior Program: "Deeds, Not Words"

The Kapani Warrior Program is showing what it takes to make a real difference against incarcera ...  
Understanding the booing of Adam Goodes

The film, The Final Quarter, needs to be seen by all Australians in order to appreciate that Adam ...  
A tale of two footballers: The contrast of Goodes and Folau

The respective treatment of Adam Goodes and Israel Folau illustrates the moral bankruptcy of the ...  
Support, not research: How to lower Australia's high suicide rate

Governments of all stripes must better fund frontline suicide prevention services to save lives ...  
Governments must address homelessness as suicide risk also rises

In the last few years, Western Australia’s eviction toll has increased but the political will to ...  
Why Ken Wyatt's appointment is not a victory for Indigenous Australians

Many hope an Indigenous person in the Ministry for Indigenous Australians will be an advocate ...  
What can we do about youth suicide?

Despite the Liberal Government promising to do more to prevent youth suicide, statistics show the ...  
JEFF MCMULLEN: Eddie Mabo and seasons of hope

Jeff McMullen's powerful 'Mabo Address' in Sydney, is reproduced here in full in the hope that ...  

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