As Black Lives Matter echos across globe Australian church marks Aboriginal Sunday

[Crux Now]

Jesuit Father Frank Brennan, who received the Order of Australia for his work for Aboriginal rights, was speaking during a Mass for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sunday, observed on July 5.

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Should statues be removed from Canberra that offend traditional owners?

[Kate Midena and Dan Bourchier, ABC]

As the Black Lives Matter movement sweeps the globe, drawing attention to black deaths in custody and Indigenous representation within the judicial system, it has also ignited debate over whether memorials which are offensive to Indigenous populations should be removed.

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Wawu Divine Hope - A story about the spirit of a people

[supplied by TM Publicity]

Wawu Divine Hope explores the spirit of an Aboriginal town in Far North Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula through a special annual Easter event in which the people transform their graveyard into a garden.

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Unique study uncovers barriers to cervical screening for Indigenous women

[supplied by Menzies]

Led by Menzies School of Health Research (Menzies), the research team held yarns 50 Indigenous Australian women aged 25-70 years who had completed cervical screening in the past five years, with the interviews conducted by Indigenous women researchers.

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