News Stories

The latest news and updates regarding Black Lives Matter. 

Bodycam footage shows Johanness Manggurra being pepper-sprayed and tasered during his arrest last year. He was charged with assaulting two police officers and has now...
Kalkadoon woman Carly Lane, who is married to the WA Health Minister, says she will attend in solidarity with all those who stand against racism and Aboriginal...
Thousands of people have called for a statue of 19th century British imperialist Cecil Rhodes to be removed from an Oxford University college, as debate raged...
Bodycam footage shows Johanness Manggurra being pepper-sprayed and tasered during his arrest last year. He was charged with assaulting two police officers and has...
The Tasmanian Aboriginal communities are hoping a recent upswing in public goodwill for the Gutwein government can translate into the opening of treaty...

Resources

Educational resources relating to Black Lives Matter and Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. 

How much do we actually know about the concept and history of this sociological term, which is rapidly gaining popularity?
The dark history of forced labour and Stolen Wages is slowly becoming a national conversation, with people sharing their traumatic first-hand experiences of...
OPINION: How do you cross that invisible line that takes you from being in the Aboriginal 'good books' to being on the s**t list?, writes Summer May Finlay.
It was the hashtag that captured the frustrations of three African American women and sparked a movement that brought worldwide attention to injustice.
Do you really know Australia’s story?

Celebrating Blackness

Celebrating Indigenous achievements.  

Magabala Books is named ABIA Small Publisher of the year for 2020, with several of its titles also recognised on award shortlists.
Several major prizes at the NSW Premier Literary Awards went to Aboriginal authors Tara June Winch and Dr Tony Birch for their novels which explore themes...
The National Indigenous Music Awards has announced its annual awards will transform into a multimedia experience in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The National Indigenous Music Awards announces their popular annual awards ceremony will go ahead, potentially reaching an even larger audience through its ...
NITV has chosen to celebrate and pay homage to these five Indigenous women who displayed strength in campaigning for social change, fighting back against critics,...