4 August 2018
Ecology & Environment

Aborigines fighting giant coalmine plans take land rights fight to the U.N. 1

By WGAR News In their fight against plans for one of the world's largest coalmines Queensland Aborigines have asked the UN Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination for urgent action under its Early Warning and Urgent Action procedure.

2 August 2018
Ecology & Environment

‘A nuclear waste storage would destroy Aboriginal culture connected to that land'

Pictured: Adnyamathanha Elder ReginaMcKenzie Cultural genocide or a great economic opportunity? Nuclear waste facility divides traditional owners.

2 August 2018
Race & Racism

Community demands bail reviews, protests transfer of kids to Don Dale hellhole prison

Guards in Don Dale made a sport of this torture. Activist groups protest placement of Aboriginal children in the condemned Don Dale youth prison in Darwin.

2 August 2018
Immigration & Borders

Peter Dutton again forced by court to transfer sick child from Nauru to Australia

Australia’s federal court has again forced immigration minister Peter Dutton to transfer a dangerously sick adolescent refugee child from the island of Nauru to Australia for treatment.

1 August 2018
War & Militarism

On balance it is clear Anzus was a mistake

We are still involved in the Middle East with no end in sight. Fighting far away from Australia in countries we know little about. We are not even clear about what we are there for.

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