Allegations of fraud, shocking waste and corruption rock Indigenous-run organisations around the country.

Allegations of fraud, shocking waste and corruption rock Indigenous-run organisations around the country.

Traditional owners describe backing for facility on South Australian cattle station beside Indigenous cultural site as ‘cultural genocide’

The state would reap billions of dollars in revenue by hosting a dump, says the royal commissioner and former governor Kevin Scarce

Death in custody: Aboriginal woman Maureen Mandijarra lay in cell for hours Police officer in charge did not check on arrested woman at any stage of her incarceration, says counsel assisting the coroner

Death in custody: Aboriginal woman Maureen Mandijarra lay in cell for hours

The family of a woman who died in police custody have defied Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander custom and requested footage of her death be released so "that the entire world will see racist Australia for what it truly is.

One former journalist has renounced his Australian citizenship and is creating an independent indigenous nation.

One former journalist has renounced his Australian citizenship and is creating an independent indigenous nation.

There are plenty of Indigenous people who could argue the case against a new constitutional settlement instead of a white, rightwing columnist

The ABC doesn't need Andrew Bolt to debate Indigenous recognition

The ABC doesn't need Andrew Bolt to debate Indigenous recognition

Players are warned to "beware of Aborigines" in the racist game, which requires players to kill Indigenous people in order to survive.

The woman who began a successful petition for the removal of a game that requires players to bludgeon Aboriginal Australians to death is .

Western Australia's top judge fears language barriers are putting innocent people behind bars.

WA top judge fears language barriers putting innocent people behind bars

Noel Pearson's response to Abbott's rejection suggests Indigenous conventions will go ahead regardless of government support.

Tony Abbott has endangered Indigenous support for constitutional recognition of the first Australians by ignoring the advice of Noel Pearson, the Indigenous .

Shocking footage of Australian police in riot gear removing children at 'gunpoint'

Shocking footage of Australian police in riot gear removing children at 'gunpoint' - World - NZ Herald News

Prof Dunn told news.com.au the ongoing racism towards Indigenous Australians was “quite shocking” and blamed stereotyping in politics and the media as one of the main triggers. He said these stereotypes had not been well enough challenged.

He said the high levels of anti-Muslim feelings in Australia were an accumulation of international political events, “poorly-informed public debates” and “sensationalist media treatment”.


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A BURKA ban already enforced in a region of Switzerland could be rolled out across the whole country after a referendum was given the green light.

Now Switzerland to hold referendum on whether to ban the burka

A BURKA ban already enforced in a region of Switzerland could be rolled out across the whole country after a referendum was given the green light.

In fact, according to both Ali and Kilani, inquiries like that Bernardi has established could further alienate young Muslims who already feel isolated.  “One among many reactions might be radicalisation,” Ali said.  - See more at: https://newmatilda.com/2015/05/15/cory-bernardis-halal-inquiry-how-make-bitter-irony-stew#sthash.Os3v1PeQ.dpuf

In fact, according to both Ali and Kilani, inquiries like that Bernardi has established could further alienate young Muslims who already feel isolated. “One among many reactions might be radicalisation,” Ali said. - See more at: https://newmatilda.com/2015/05/15/cory-bernardis-halal-inquiry-how-make-bitter-irony-stew#sthash.Os3v1PeQ.dpuf

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Cory Bernardi's anti-halal crusade unleashes torrent of hate. Cory Bernardi has successfully set up an inquiry into the "third party certification of food".

Written submissions suggest some people are irritated by the food certification but are poorly informed about it.

Cameron’s speech yesterday was not a ‘declaration of war on Islamist extremism’ but an ideological witch hunt of the Muslim community

David Cameron’s speech yesterday was not a ‘declaration of war on Islamist extremism’ but an ideological witch-hunt of the Muslim community

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