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Monday, 3 June 2019

Truth-telling essential to reconciliation: central Victorian Aboriginal leaders reflect


... about the dispossession of Australia's traditional owners upon colonisation and the ongoing impacts of this, central Victorian Aboriginal leaders say.

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Queensland Labor's Close The Gap efforts have come under fire


Pearson is one of Queensland's outstanding Aboriginal leaders and he .... There are many youth detention centres in Australia where all the inmates ...

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Payday lender accused of exploiting Aboriginal communities


Payday lender accused of exploiting Aboriginal communities ... Local authorities in the Ngaanyatjarra Lands of Western Australia say hundreds of ...

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Aboriginal suicide rate deepens as average of three people take their lives a week



Aboriginal suicide rate deepens as average of three people take their lives a ... An average of three Indigenous Australians have taken their own lives ...

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Proud Maori soldiers who joined the army to fight for New Zealand at a time they were considered ...


The photo illustrates a time when Maori soldiers had only recently been taken on to the New Zealand army as part of the Second New Zealand ...

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'System change is what's needed' - Labour MP Peeni Henare on mental health funding for Māori


Critics are questioning whether the Government's Budget announcement will do enough to create change for Māori mental health, with suicide rates ...

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When Maori soldiers performed the haka for Greece's King George


Incredible images show Maori soldiers performing the haka during a ... New Zealand army as part of the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force.

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Glow show celebrating Matariki and Māori myth and legend coming to Whanganui


Rich in te reo Māori, it is promoted as an upbeat show that has the ... to ensure the show could be taken to other regions of New Zealand," Burren said.

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