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Historic 1000th edition - Torres News


Historic 1000th edition
Torres News
Bonnie Turner at the SeeHops counter with edition number 1 and and edition 999 of the Torres News. PHOTO: MARK ROY By MARK ROY ABOUT 20 years ago, the Torres Strait's own weekly newspaper started numbering its editions - but its unique history goes ...

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Post-stroke care worse for Aboriginal people, study shows - Green Left Weekly


Green Left Weekly

Post-stroke care worse for Aboriginal people, study shows
Green Left Weekly
A study of national hospital audit figures found Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who suffer a stroke had threefold odds of dying or becoming dependent as a result of lower post-stroke care. The study said: “Australian Indigenous patients ...

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Will constitutional recognition advance Australia fair? - Crikey


Will constitutional recognition advance Australia fair?
Crikey
The extremely thorough report of the expert panel examining options to recognise Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders in the Australian constitution lays out an important project of constitutional modernisation. It is incontestable that any ...
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Justice Taskforce meets in QldGladstone Observer

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Super shires condemned as worse than Intervention - ABC Online


Super shires condemned as worse than Intervention
ABC Online
By Allyson Horn Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda has condemned the super shires model as the most detrimental policy for Indigenous people in the Northern Territory. Mr Gooda says people in remote communities ...
Super shires to be reformed not brokenNTNews.com.au

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Using Constitutional change to improve Indigenous health - Crikey (blog)


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Using Constitutional change to improve Indigenous health
Crikey (blog)
Could special recognition for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the Parliament and in the Constitution bring benefits for Indigenous health? In the article below, Dr Enrico Brik, the pseudonym of a self-employed consultant and sometime ...
Panel has coloured view on racismCourier Mail
Indigenous Recognition in the Australian ConstitutionJURIST

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Ingidenous Health Minister launches new campaign - Transforming The Nation's Healthcare


Transforming The Nation's Healthcare

Ingidenous Health Minister launches new campaign
Transforming The Nation's Healthcare
The Australian Government's Care for Kids' Ears campaign has Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children's hearing at the core of its agenda. The campaign has been designed and produced by the government to increase awareness of ear disease and ...
Too tolerant of ugly racismThe Young Witness (blog)

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