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Indigenous pastor Ray Minniecon has slammed Tony Abbott, calling him 'an idiot' who doesn't understand Aboriginal people.
An intellectually disabled Aboriginal man in prison is given keys to play with, he escapes, steals a car, crashes it and is recaptured, but this information isn't...
The latest assessment of the state of human rights in Australia shows little improvement when it comes to the lives of Indigenous peoples, asylum seekers and...
Australia's first commercial space centre will benefit from the Northern Territory government's $1.7 million funding package to support economic development in...
The Indigenous Affairs Minister has acknowledged people commemorate January 26 in different ways, but says no one has ever spoken to him about changing the date.
Cory Bernardi has been slammed and even told to go F himself by artists that feature in his very own Hottest 100 alternative list.
While more Australians say that Australia Day should not be celebrated on a day that is offensive to Indigenous Australians, many do not know the significance of...

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After four decades of away from country, Australia's oldest human remains are finally home.
The Labor frontbencher confirmed her party won’t be pushing to change the date, but instead will focus on the practical issues affecting First Australians, such...
Mr Smith posted a photo online to his 74 million followers, after spending an afternoon with Elder Aunty Margret Campbell.
Francis' trip was meant to highlight the plight of Indigenous peoples and immigrants, as well as underscoring the need to preserve the Amazon rainforest and...
The family of Mark Haines continues their plea for justice 30 years on from his suspected murder, as NSW police face accusations that they failed to fully...
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has expressed disappointment to the Green's push to change the date of Australia Day. In a Facebook video, he said calls to...
Greens leader Richard Di Natalie says his party will prioritise changing the date of Australia Day with a major campaign to abandon January 26, despite the...
Gamilaraay is an Aboriginal endangered language that is now being used in classrooms and spoken in communities more than it was 20 years ago.
Barangaroo was a woman before she was a location.
Traditional Owners conducting scientific monitoring in the northern Kimberley found the tiny stool left by the nabarlek rock wallaby, which was thought to have...
Latin America is trampling on Indigenous rights and jailing ever more campaigners to stifle opposition to big business taking over ancestral lands, according to a...
Western Australia's remote north is bracing for Tropical Cyclone Joyce, but fears it would grow into a more severe storm are proving unfounded.
Samantha Cooper, who was sacked two days after filing a racial discrimination complaint, says she wants to make workplaces safer for those in Indigenous...
For Mark Latham, a dystopian and totalitarian country awaits us if Australians continue to push for changing the date of Australia Day on January 26th.
A women's advocacy group on Thursday Island has received offers of support from across Australia after a social media user called out a local shop for selling...
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