Funeral insurer Youpla, former ACBF, barred from taking on customers

[Daniel Ziffer, ABC]

The company, previously known for decades as Aboriginal Community Benefit Fund (ACBF), has been relentlessly pursued by regulators for selling funeral insurance for babies and pretending to have links to Indigenous communities.

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Commemorating James Cook should not omit his role in the suffering that followed

[Paul Daley, The Guardian]

James Cook’s critics can relish the irony that a global pandemic has diminished the planned lavish commemorations of his east coast Australian arrival 250 years ago today.

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Maralinga Tjarutja premieres on ABC

[by Katherine Stevenson]

Many Australians would be unaware that the Maralinga Tjarutja land in regional South Australia was the location for the British Nuclear Test Program between 1953 and 1963.

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NLC welcomes donation of essential items for remote communities

[by Leah McLennan]

NLC CEO Marion Scrymgour said the food boxes will be hugely appreciated by our mob from remote communities in lockdown, who are risking their health by travelling into regional centres to buy food and essentials.

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