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Wednesday, 5 June 2019

Indigenous anger at losing service that protected kids


The Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships has had a contract with the university to deliver the service, but this will end on ...

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Coles Indigenous employment target defended


"Australia is a country with many minorities and they should be celebrated." ... Ms Nicholson said Coles didn't discriminate "in favour" of Indigenous ...

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Linda Burney vows to meet families in bid to tackle Indigenous suicide crisis


Labor's spokeswoman for Indigenous Australians wants to learn more about the factors that may have led to some people taking their own lives in ...

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Action needed on indigenous deaths: Burney


The families of indigenous Australians who have taken their own lives must be included in efforts to prevent further deaths, federal Labor's first ...

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Mobile finance program to reunite Indigenous owners with lost super


A finance program will tour through the Northern Territory and Western Australia to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders reunite with ...

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Indigenous Australians and fast trains: new agency details


Ken Wyatt, the recently named minister for Indigenous Australians and the country's first Aboriginal cabinet minister, will be in charge of the executive ...

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Folau planned to take down anti-LGBTI post until dad intervened, report says

Folau planned to take down anti-LGBTI post until dad intervened, report says
Israel Folau had planned to take down his anti-LGBTI social media post and reach a peace deal with Rugby Australia until his dad dissuaded him from ...

Inside the fight for LGBTQ+ rights around the world

Inside the fight for LGBTQ+ rights around the world
On 28 June 1969, rioting broke out on the streets of Manhattan after police raided yet another gay bar, the Stonewall Inn. Considered a watershed ...

Australian Diver Matthew Mitcham Is Engaged

Australian Diver Matthew Mitcham Is Engaged
Australian diver Matthew Mitcham announced over the weekend that he's engaged. “He got down on both knees, I said yes, and now we're engaged,” ...

Straight to the top – the faces behind Australia's uprising of LGBT wrestlers

Straight to the top – the faces behind Australia's uprising of LGBT wrestlers
Michael Di Iorio talks with Nikki Van Blair, Jason Dewhurst and Silvio Milano, the faces behind Australia'suprising of LGBT wrestlers. Usually when ...

Delivering Homes and Kāinga For All New Zealanders

  
"Kāinga Tahi, Kāinga Rua's researchers have discovered that if home ownership continues to decline at the rate it has been falling since 1991, Māori ...

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New judge's goal: Fewer Māori through courts and in prison


Judge King says many people will need to work for change if her goal of fewer Māori going through the justice system is to be realised. 
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Australia printed the world's first Scriptures – in Maori and Tahitian


Australia made a unique contribution to international religious printing with the first Christian Scriptures printed here, which were in Tahitian and Maori ...

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Strong week for Aotearoa Māori netballers at international schoolgirls' challenge


The Aotearoa Māori secondary schools netball team has dominated the international secondary schoolgirls' challenge in Palmerston North ...

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Sydney Kershaw awarded QSM for service to Māori performing arts


Mr Kershaw was a tutor with the Patea Māori Club when Poi E was ... groups around New Zealand with the aim of keeping Māori traditions alive.

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Top Māori chefs to showcase quality cuisine in Youthline fundraiser


A feast laid on by some of the country's top Māori chefs will feed the body, ... NZ's best chefs and restaurants revealed at Cuisine Good Food Awards

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