28 Aboriginal children in WA detention deprived an education

[Heather McNeill, WAtoday]

There are renewed calls to raise the minimum age a child can be imprisoned in the wake of another damning report into Western Australia’s "broken" youth justice system.

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Hundreds of distraught Indigenous tenants face mass eviction

[Ella Archibald-Binge, SBS]

​There are calls for the Queensland government to intervene to stop the mass eviction of Indigenous residents from 37 former social housing homes.

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Australian Treasury hosts ‘Follow The Dream’ students from around Australia

[by Clarissa Carradine]

Ten Aboriginal secondary students from around Australia who are enrolled in the Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation’s ‘Follow The Dream’ program flew to Canberra in mid-January for a specially designed Economic and Social Policy Summit hosted by the Australian Treasury.

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Rescuing languages from the brink

[supplied by PM&C]

Professor Kim Scott of Curtin University, who has been part of the project, will speak at a National Library of Australia conference in February about the progress that has been made.

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