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Queensland Election: Youth crime and race get politicised in Townsville

In Townsville, there seem to be combined efforts on different fronts to make an election issue out ...  
A universal wage will reduce poverty for First Nations people and for all Australians

Working at the coalface with the poorest, Megan Krakouer argues the importance of a minimum living ...  
Australia's invisible Indigenous left behind

Megan Krakouer promises to hold governments and institutions to account as a vital suicide prev ...  
'Twiggy' refuses to rule out destruction of Aboriginal sacred sites

There are mining companies and then there are mining companies.  
The sad state of Indigenous youth suicide

Gerry Georgatos reflects on a funeral he attended of a 19-year-old lost to suicide, an event that ...  
Preventing another Rio Tinto Juukan Gorge disaster

We need a progressive solution to ownership in the Pilbara — one that helps us prevent the ...  
Wattle Day for an inclusive Australia Day

Grassroots calls to move Australia Day to Wattle Day, mean our national day will no longer to be ...  
The fight for the future of the Pilbara

While some regard the Pilbara as a site rich in iron ore, we must remember the importance of the ...  
Dickensian Australia — homeless orphans and ten-year-old children gaoled

Instead of offering assistance, our political system is one that would sooner incarcerate children ...  
Youth detention is a national crisis

What is Australia doing to protect our young people during COVID-19?  
No more missed opportunities: Time for equality for Indigenous Australia

"I can't breathe." Here, we see three words that pierced the hearts of black men and women acr ...  
Suicide toll may decrease for Australia overall but not for First Peoples

Gerry Georgatos puts forth a different argument to what other researchers believe, in that COVI ...  
The Australian republic must enshrine rights for all

The republic proposal must include substantive protections for the disadvantaged, writes Dr Robert ...  
An Australian republic must be founded on a non-violent society

If Australia is to become a republic, we must first address violence within our society, partic ...  
Berejiklian Government's destructive path protected by the law

Legal challenges against the continuing elimination of koalas and destruction of Indigenous land ...  
Black Lives Matter and the fight for genuine reform

In the wake of George Floyd's murder the discourse around police violence has shifted dramatic ...  
One in ten inmates in Victoria’s prison system is Aboriginal

Victoria's State Government must do better on Indigenous incarceration rates, writes Victorian ...  
A wake up call to end Australia's ongoing racism

While gradual steps are being taken to end the racist attitudes prevalent in Australia, more still ...  

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