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Don't punish the poor: Fines must be based on income

There is a discriminatory, classist struggle in this nation, in which the unemployed, the under ...  
Incarceration: How Australia fails its vulnerable

Political will is needed to end the abomination that is Australia's punitive carceral estate — a ...  
Wealthy nations like Australia are leading the world to climate catastrophe

Western greed already destroyed the Global South once through colonialism and it is doing so again ...  
Australia needs a federal human rights act

A human rights act would repair much of the damage caused by the Government's lack of compassion ...  
Indigenous communities suffering most from Australia's climate inaction

While climate change is a threat to all Australians, it's the Indigenous communities who will bear ...  
The Australian 'police state' is nothing new

Recent lockdowns have not signalled that Australia is a police state, though other civil rights ...  
IA Book Club: The Shortest History of War

Jim Kable reviews Gwynne Dyer's 'The Shortest History of War', which looks at the comparative role ...  
First Nations Voice to Parliament: It's time to rethink democracy

A new approach to democracy is needed to fight the Federal Government's failure to deliver First ...  
Class action may reform laws for the 'forgotten children'

Former inmates of the Banksia Hill Detention Centre are planning a class action lawsuit over ...  
Right-wing media backs Alan Tudge on 'leftist' history curriculum

Sky News commentator Andrew Bolt has supported the opinion of Education Minister Alan Tudge that ...  
Thirteen years on from 'Sorry' and we need to do more for our Indigenous children

The Government isn't doing enough to prevent Indigenous children from being removed from their ...  
Alan Tudge advocates for Westernised Australian history curriculum

The new draft curriculum for Australian history, says Education Minister Alan Tudge, is not ...  
Governments fail to keep suicide prevention service alive

WA's First Nations suicide toll will likely rise with the fall of outreach service NSPTRP, which ...  
Turnbull wrong to reject Uluru Statement From the Heart

Successive Federal Governments have continued to get away with extinguishing Aboriginal land ...  
Racism in families belies simple reconciliation

It's hard enough dealing with racist attitudes within our country, but when they come from within ...  
Death by design: Systemic racism and police brutality in the U.S. and Australia

Black deaths in Australia and the United States follow a similar historical pattern of racist ...  
Racist hate crimes targeting Sydney's Indigenous homeless

Neo-Nazis are stalking Sydney’s Central Station at night and violently attacking Black Austra ...  
BHP adds to Rio Tinto's destruction of the Pilbara cultural landscape

The Pilbara region has once again suffered destruction due to mining activities, this time at one ...  
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