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Former Recognise Director joins Circus Oz

Former Recognise campaign director Tanya Hosch has joined the board of directors at Circus Oz. Tanya certainly wears many hats as she is currently also the General Manager for AFL inclusion and social policy, the...
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Introducing the winners of the 2017 Dreamtime Awards

On Friday night some of the most influential Indigenous people from across the country converged on Sydney for the very first National Dreamtime Awards. The Dreamtime Awards have helped to fill a profound void in...
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First Aboriginal woman elected to Victorian parliament ends 90 years of Labor dominance

A strong sense of change is in the air around Melbourne this week after Lidia Thorpe became the very first Aboriginal person to be elected into Victorian state parliament. History was made last night after Gunnai-Gunditjmara...
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5 Superhuman abilities of Indigenous people

For thousands of years we have made use of our very own superhuman traits to help us survive and thrive across some of the harshest environments in the world. I started writing this article from...
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The colour that divides us

I just thought we were the same... Even from my youngest memories I remember looking to family and never seeing colour but seeing their smiles, their eyes and hearing their laughs.But when I no longer...
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Malcolm Turnbull’s marriage equality speech was a slap in the face for Indigenous people

Today's marriage equality result was celebrated across the country today but the Prime Minister's speech was a slap in the face for Indigenous people. Mr Turnbull used today's same sex marriage speech to highlight the...
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Too Deadly: social media giant releases Aboriginal flag icons

Aboriginal flags and icons have begun to appear across Australia's third largest social media network this week. We are yet to see any official announcement but we can confirm that Snapchat users can now add...
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Australia: Always was, always will be Aboriginal land

Australia always was and always will be Aboriginal land. This can't be denied. There are signs almost everywhere you look. Over the years we have seen numerous images of rock-faces, mountain ranges, trees, smoke and...
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60 minutes attempts to whitewash Australian history

60 minutes have attempted to whitewash Australian history while promoting their story of the Dutch Batavia shipwreck in 1629. Yesterday 60 Minutes aired a story about the Batavia shipwreck and the subsequent mutiny on Beacon...
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Brisbane business owner publicly shamed Indigenous woman over social media

A Brisbane automotive business has taken to social media to publicly shame an Indigenous woman. The video was posted on Facebook last Wednesday and drew a lot of attention from residents of Bracken Ridge and...