Indigenous Australians

Disabling trauma, the dormant oppressor

Though trauma is universal, it can often be unique in terms of its dynamics. This is the case of the devastating effects of the dispossession of …

Indigenous Peoples

NACCHO Aboriginal Health #sugar and #Sugardemic : Todays meeting of Health Ministers is a real chance to improve #HealthStarRatings for our mob

<i></i><i>” Right now, there’s a Sugardemic threatening the health of our kids, with skyrocketing rates of obesity threatening to make this generation the</i> …

Indigenous Peoples

Charles Darwin University

<b>Abstract</b><p>This paper is about teacher perceptions of Indigenous content in Physical Education (PE). The research question being: What obstacles if any …

Indigenous Peoples

Research

At the Lowitja Institute our research is built on priorities identified by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We aim to produce high …

Indigenous Peoples

Australia could face UN criticism over dismissal of Indigenous voice to parliament

Submission to UN committee highlights condition of asylum seekers and Coalition’s failures to protect against racial discrimination<p>The Turnbull government is expected to be criticised for its dismissal of a proposed Indigenous voice to parliament when Australian delegates appear before the United …

Rights & Freedoms

Time has run out for Malcolm Turnbull on youth justice

On the evening of July 25, 2016, an image of a skinny, semi-nude male youth was beamed into living rooms across Australia. The spindly, inert figure …

Indigenous Peoples

Marriage equality is important, but let's not forget homeless LGBTI youth

The conversation on marriage equality has left out marginalised members of the LGBTI community, like homeless youth<p>The public has voted in favour of marriage equality, but the right to marry is only one piece of the puzzle. Everyone is talking about walking down the aisle; however, the reality is …

LGBTQ

This Stunning Walk Offers The Best Of The NT – Without The Crowds

On the Jatbula Trail, it’s said that each campsite is better than the last, and that adage holds true as I approach Sandy Camp at the end of my …

Australia

"Growing Up Children" in Two Worlds | Charles Darwin University

Raising Children in Two Worlds - recognising and building on strengths in two remote Aboriginal communities<p>Rapid and pervasive changes in remote …

Indigenous Peoples

Conceptualizing a mentoring program for American Indian/Alaska Native students in the STEM fields: a review of the literature

(2017). Conceptualizing a mentoring program for American Indian/Alaska Native students in the STEM fields: a review of the literature. Mentoring & …

Education

Yalu Marŋgithinyaraw

Latest News<p>Twenty videos have now been completed by the Project Team and those that were completed recently are being uploaded to the website and You …

Indigenous Peoples

Calls for overhaul of violence prevention programs for Indigenous men and boys

Australia needs to overhaul violence prevention programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and boys, Indigenous doctors say.<p>A discussion …

Australian News

Reframing Discourse and Changing the Narrative of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health and Wellbeing: An analysis

Deficit discourse is a mode of language which consistently frames Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity in a narrative of negativity, …

Indigenous Peoples

Psychologist WA Australian of the Year

A psychologist who delivered culturally-appropriate suicide intervention programs to remote Aboriginal communities has won the WA Australian of the …

Indigenous Peoples

Standardised tests limit students with disability

<i>Since it was introduced in the 1800s, standardised testing in Australian schools has attracted controversy and divided opinion. In this series, we</i> …

Indigenous Peoples

How Angurugu's first year 12 graduate in generations bucked the trend

As hordes of year 12 students descend on Schoolies events around the country, one young man is celebrating graduation without any peers.<p>Travis …

Indigenous Peoples

Inclusion@Work index highlights Indigenous discrimination

Many workplaces aim to create a diverse community of employees and those with a focus on a culture of inclusion supported by strong policies have …

Indigenous Peoples

Everyone Needs a Home

Anglicare Australia called on the government to reclaim responsibility for providing a home to all of its citizens, releasing the 2017 State of the …

Indigenous Peoples

Aboriginal Health News : Our #NACCHO Members #Deadly good news stories #NT #NSW #QLD #WA #SA #VIC #ACT #TAS

<b>1. National NACCHO CEO Pat Turner and @AMSANTaus @CAACongress respond #NTRC #DonDale Royal Commission demands sweeping change – But how can we make</b> …

Indigenous Peoples

Giving Season Appeal 2017

Indigenous Peoples

Calls for national compensation scheme for Stolen Generations - AM - ABC Radio

A prominent Indigenous leader has called for a national reparations scheme to help heal the suffering caused to members of the Stolen Generation.<p>This …

Indigenous Peoples

Prime Minister Turnbull: Final Report of Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory

<b>Joint media release<br>The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister<br>Senator the Hon. George Brandis, Attorney-General<br>Senator the Hon. Nigel Scullion,</b> …

Malcolm Turnbull

Black and female: Indigenous women owning space in the #MeToo campaign

Recent furore over allegations of sexual harassment and the subsequent social media explosion of #MeToo has demonstrated just how poorly many women …

Indigenous Peoples

Aboriginal Community Controlled and Health Sector #JobAlerts #Doctors #Nursing This week @MiwatjHealth 26 Positions @DanilaDilba @UrapuntjaAMS

<b>This weeks #Jobalerts</b><p><b>Please note : Before completing a job application please check with the ACCHO</b><p><b>1. Dandenong & District Aborigines Co-Operative Ltd</b> …

Indigenous Peoples

Kimberley kids go from the outback to the Opera House for Indigenous dance competition Dance Rites

Sitting alone in his boarding school dormitory, Folau Umbagai would sing the songs his grandfathers taught him to make his homesickness go away.<p>It …

Australian News

Sydney University in hot water over ads depicting dark skinned Australians as 'criminal'

An advertising campaign by Sydney University that depicted brown skinned people as criminals has been found to violate the advertising industry's …

Indigenous Peoples

Roxanne Moore: Time to wake up Australia. Every child prison in this country is Don Dale

“Systemic and shocking failures”; “Regular, repeated and distressing mistreatment”; “Ignored at the highest levels”: these are the findings of the …

Indigenous Peoples

Marcellino - #SchoolEveryDay

Indigenous Peoples

Lessons From The NT Royal Commission Must Be Learnt Across The Nation

The NT Royal Commission's final Report, released November 17, is an indictment of the NT Government's failure to protect the most vulnerable children …

Torres Strait Islander

Album Review: Tove Lo - Blue Lips

21.11.17<p><b>Swedish pop firestarter continues dark lust saga.</b><p>The sequel to Tove Lo's raw <i>Lady Wood</i>, like her stylised longform videos, deals explicitly …

Kendrick Lamar