Why Coronavirus Could Devastate The Aboriginal Community
Last month, on St Patrick’s Day, my father turned 70.
Last month, on St Patrick’s Day, my father turned 70.
All the news you need to know this Friday morning.
Hundreds of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists have been forced to seek legal advice to stop their works from being ripped off by those who don’t understand its importance.
Aboriginal Australians are protected from the government's mandatory deportation laws, a milestone court ruling has stated. Here's what the landmark decision means.
Governments would be "smart" to use traditional Indigenous cultural burning techniques to reduce bushfire risk, experts say, with thousands of years of knowledge potentially a key to mitigating danger.
All the news you need to know this Thursday morning.
I’m as patriotic as any Australian.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past few days, you probably know about the video of the racist confrontation endured by an Aboriginal family in Mildura, Vic.
[Warning: Spoilers ahead...] It being my daughter’s birthday party at the weekend, I was kidnapped by half a dozen eight-year-old girls and taken to watch 'Frozen 2'.
What message is sent to Australia’s First Nations people when the Aboriginal flag is flown atop our world famous landmark, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, just 19 days a year?
Thousands of tourists are rushing to climb Uluru before a permanent ban comes into place next week.
On a Friday afternoon in August this year, I was racially profiled in a supermarket in Sydney’s south while shopping for fruit and yoghurt.
One Nation's leader has had a major change of heart on climbing Uluru, saying she now supports the ban on climbing the sacred site -- despite months claiming the idea was "ridiculous".
Pauline Hanson plans to climb Uluru after meeting with local Indigenous elders, following her calls to keep their sacred site open to climbers.
An 'anti-social behaviour' app where citizens drop a GPS pin to report homelessness, begging or public drunkenness is a "concern" for legal advocates who fear it may further marginalise poor or Indigenous people in the NT.
Olympian and former senator Nova Peris has joined a campaign against restrictions on the use of the Aboriginal flag, speaking to politicians in Canberra to raise awareness.
The family of a Wiradjuri woman who died after being prematurely discharged from hospital said the country's healthcare system has been "put on notice" over its treatment of Indigenous people.
Racism is a very hard, uncomfortable thing to talk about.
Wirriya liyan NAIDOC-jina! (Happy feelings for NAIDOC!)
The Hon Ken Wyatt MP, Member for Hasluck and Minister for Indigenous Affairs in the Australian Government is probably the most decent chap in the National Parliament.
Many people have been left gobsmacked at long, snaking lines of people queuing to the top Uluru, just months before climbing the sacred Indigenous site is banned for good.
The NSW Department of Education will investigate allegations of racism surrounding a NAIDOC Week performance, after Indigenous dancers claim they were laughed off stage and subjected to racist slurs.
App developers are hoping new technology will help preserve one of the world's oldest cultures.
An ongoing legal dispute is raising ethical questions about ownership of the Aboriginal flag.
A number of Indigenous State of Origin players have taken part in a silent protest ahead of Game One, refusing to sing the national anthem at Suncorp Stadium.
Climate change threatens Australia in many different ways, and can devastate rural and urban communities alike.
Getting these seven together on the field? Now that would be dream(time).
As Zellanach Djab Mara watched Notre Dame burn, a piece of his heart was cut out, but his spirit remained with attempts to save his people's eight-century-old sacred site.
Germany has returned 53 Indigenous ancestors to Australia, the largest number repatriated from the country.
Tanya Day's children believe their mother would still be here if it wasn't for one outdated law.
In my career I’ve had the privilege of meeting many wonderful, talented and powerful people, especially women.
The Royal Australian Mint has released a new 50 cent coin that features 14 Indigenous words.
Kerri-Anne Kennerley’s Aboriginal abuse claims are reinforced but broadened out in an extraordinary encounter in the desert.
Kerri-Anne Kennerley is in Alice Springs to meet with local communities and women's groups.
Aboriginal artwork has been found, accidentally, along a rail line in the NSW Blue Mountains.
A small but "significant" ceremony held in the United Kingdom on Tuesday marked the return of 37 South Australian ancestral remains to Australia.
A young Wiradjuri woman who died from a treatable sepsis infection received "inadequate" care in being discharged from an emergency department, a court has heard.
One Nation is said to be gunning for the racist vote to catapult Mark Latham back into parliament -- and it's a strategy almost certain to work.
It's a feeling many women can relate to -- the excitement when you try on a skirt or a dress and it has pockets.
The Indigenous All Stars had a big win against the Maoris, but it is not the impressive scorecard that is making headlines.
Recently awarded Young Australian Of The Year, the rapper leads an exciting lineup of legendary and upcoming Aboriginal talent.
On Monday Studio 10 co-host Kerri-Anne Kennerley berated January 26 protesters.
Kerri-Anne Kennerley has responded to being labelled "racist" by Yumi Stynes who chose not to appear on the panel on Tuesday.
A pub in Sydney's inner-west has attracted mixed reviews after it barred people from wearing clothes bearing the Australian flag on Australia Day.
Despite the sweltering heat in most capitals, huge crowds turned out to protest Australia Day being celebrated on January 26 in rallies held across the country.
Indigenous rapper Baker Boy was named 2019 Young Australian of the Year. So who is the man behind the mane and the catchy name?
Thursday, at a Big Bash game in Perth, punters were exposed to a rather racist banner, claiming ‘It’s OK to be white.’
The debate around changing Australia Day intensifies every year. It's a January fixture as regular as BBQs, beer and beaches.
As January 26 approaches for 2019, there has been an increase, more perhaps than in previous memory, of public discussion and impassioned debate about the event we have come to know as ‘Australia Day’.
In a blustering bid to reignite his conservative base, the Prime Minister began his week by announcing he’d force councils to hold citizenship ceremonies on Australia Day.
Women who have been incarcerated over unpaid fines will be freed with more than $200,000 raised in a viral crowdfunding campaign.
The Renegades may have handed the Hurricanes' their first loss of the season, but it was the debut of a unique cricket bat that caught the attention of Big Bash fans.
A documentary has explored Australia’s perception of beauty through a degrading statement heard too often by Indigenous women.
If you aren’t a Twitter regular and are seeing posts appearing in your various social media and online news feeds featuring #BuskingBecky, you may find yourself wondering what all the fuss is about.
A busker claimed those campaigning for Indigenous justice on International Human Rights Day were "scaring everyone" away from her performance.
HIV rates among the Indigenous community are 1.6 times higher than the rest of the country. At the same time, HIV in Australia is going down for all groups other than Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
Prominent Indigenous and South Sea Islander activist Bonita Mabo has died just days after receiving an award for her work in human rights.
It's time for Australia to move towards proper independence and come to terms with our history.
Today, a photo will be beamed around the world that will define who we are in 2018 -- but it won’t be a good look for Australia.
They've come from all around Australia.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people would no longer need a busking permit to perform in some of Sydney's public spaces, under a new council proposal.
It is unlikely that the debate over Australia Day will ever really go away.
Naomi Williams, 27 years old and six months pregnant, went to hospital for help early on New Year's Day in 2016.
The Black Lives Matter-inspired campaign to turn attention on police.
It certainly looks like Abbott is "back in favour".
Shadow Assistant Minister for Indigenous Affairs Pat Dodson has slammed the appointment.
"How come we're not included? What's wrong with our stories?" asked Darumbal man Trent White after Rockhampton's tourism ad "whitewashed" its Indigenous culture.
The day would acknowledge 60,000 years of indigenous history.