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The furore caused by the comment began last weekend and since then the local Indigenous community has shown its support.
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The agreement between the Noongar people and the WA government covers land use in the state’s most populated region.
There’s no shortage of construction projects in the Torres Strait, but locals say it’s outside workers who often get the big jobs, and the big bucks.
Traditional Owners say if Origin Energy drills on their land it will destroy their way of life.
Labor senator Malarndirri McCarthy says the government was 'willfully blind' when voting on Pauline Hanson's controversial motion.
Kamilaroi man Daniel Love, who held in immigration detention on threat of deportation to PNG, is suing the Australian government.
A parliamentary committee is investigating Hawthorn Resources over its mining operations and allegations of intimidation and racial abuse.

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