Truth telling: The stories of Australia's stolen generation

[Ali MC, Aljazeera]

New books reveal the traumatic experiences of Indigenous children taken from their homes in official Australian policy.

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Aboriginal people who work for the dole to attend group activities despite coronavirus risk

[Lorena Allam, The Guardian]

Aboriginal people who work for the dole will have to show up for group activities as usual, despite the government telling service providers that there is a “high likelihood that larger scale community outbreaks [of Covid-19] will occur in the near future”.

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Taipans Indigenous Program reaches more than 1,000 kids

[by Gavin Broomhead]

In the past 12 months, the program has visited Warraber Island, Thursday Island, Murray Island, Mornington Island, Northern Peninsula Area, Kowanyama, Hope Vale, Cooktown, Wujal Wujal, and Cairns West State School, Parramatta State School, Manoora, and Mooroobool in Cairns.

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Mutual obligations for all people receiving income support must be immediately suspended

[by Lucy Cowcher-Guthrie]

People are already struggling to get by, they don’t need the added stress of having a payment suspended because they don’t think they should be attending an appointment or a work for the dole site. 

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