Aboriginal Australia


Have Aboriginal people been consulted about same-sex marriage?

Xavier Symons | 10 October 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, same-sex marriage


A town where sexual abuse is a cancer

Michael Cook | 10 October 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia, sexual abuse


Discrimination of the vilest kind

Paul Russell | 25 February 2016 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, discrimination, euthanasia


Good intentions, flawed policies

Michael Cook | 09 August 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia, family
Why aren't Australian politicians and bureaucrats worried about the state of the Aboriginal family?


Girls, unprotected

Melinda Tankard Reist | 08 May 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia, contraception
The insertion of long-acting contraceptives into the bodies of young girls does not protect them from sexual abuse. It sets them up for greater exploitation.


Sincerely sorry

Michael Cook | 24 February 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia
The thing Australians should really feel sorry about is trashing the Aboriginal family.


Australia’s Outback shame

Michael Cook | 30 June 2007 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia, incest, pornography
Sexual abuse is so rampant amongst Aborigines in remote communities that the Army has been sent in to clean up the mess. Whose fault is it?


Lawful but not just

Joseph Azize | 01 February 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia, euthanasia
A few years ago Australian Aboriginal communities were asked what they thought of euthanasia. Their response was thoughtful, deep and negative.


POSTCARDS: A bush holiday

Greg Morgan | 26 November 2004 | FEATURES |  
tags: Aboriginal Australia, Australia
CENTRAL AUSTRALIA: 850km northwest of the town of Alice Springs, 12 bumpy, hot and dusty hours away, is an Aboriginal community called Balgo. About 450 of the Kutajanka people live there. Most do not work and rely on government benefits, though some have jobs at a local mine.


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