The instances of suicide in First Nation communities is increasing with every passing year. But while the statistics are appalling, the human cost is far more than the headlines suggest.
The management of Australians through welfare is nothing new. Today’s cashless card is merely the result of what was already tested on our indigenous population.
Kerri-Anne Kennerley made waves this week after her comments on aboriginal society. Lasting change, however, is far more complex than one inflammatory remark.
It’s David versus Goliath in the fight for the Adani mine, with those against calling for a massive rethink in native land title.
In 2018, our country stands at a strange point. Our children are promoting nuanced, adult discourse, whereas we’re relying on schoolyard fare to get our points across.