The remote community of Urapunga in South East Arnhem Land, more at the mercy of the finance industry than most. J. Louth, CC BY-SA

Banking Royal Commission: How Hayne failed remote Australia

It’s been an enormous year for the financial services industry. First there was a Productivity Commission report calling for major changes to […]

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Work For The Dole – Is It Driving Aboriginal People Into Poverty?

The Community Development Program or CDP is the Government’s work for the dole scheme for remote areas. In it, participants are required […]

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Irrigating the North: Australia’s Untapped Goldmine or a Gem too Precious to Develop?

The Fitzroy River in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia is the lifeblood of the many communities in its catchment. Whether it’s […]

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Healing Begins as Community Reburies Remains

It was an emotional day in Fitzroy Crossing as the remains of more than 60 Aboriginal people have finally been reburied, after […]

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Short, Ugly & Stinky: The World of “Little People” Folklore

There is a mythology swirling around Aboriginal nations right across Australia and up until now the broader public hasn’t heard anything about […]

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“White Guilt” to blame for silence around Indigenous Domestic Violence: Josephine Cashman

Indigenous Lawyer Josephine Cashman has blamed “White Guilt” for the silence around the disproportionate levels of domestic violence Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander […]