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Remote outstation rejects Federal policy and opens own school

Remote outstation rejects Federal policy and opens own school | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
An Aboriginal community in Arnhem Land prepares to open a school that blends Indigenous and western teaching
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Social Justice Report 2005 : Home | Australian Human Rights Commission

Social Justice Report 2005 : Home | Australian Human Rights Commission | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
I am pleased to present to you the Social Justice Report 2005. The report is provided in accordance with section 46C(1)(a) of the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Act 1986. This provides that the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner is to submit a report regarding the enjoyment and exercise of human rights by Aboriginal persons and Torres Strait Islanders, and including recommendations as to the action that should be taken to ensure the exercise and enjoyment of human rights by those persons.
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campbell-ntip-v2n8-economic-issues-valuation-compensation-loss-native-title-righs.pdf

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Native Title Tribunal disadvantages Indigenous Australians

Native Title Tribunal disadvantages Indigenous Australians | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
The National Native Title Tribunal is favouring mining companies and disadvantaging Indigenous people in negotiating mining agreements a new study has found. Griffith Business School […]
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Aboriginal culture & resources - Creative Spirits

Take a look beyond the stereotypes and discover what Aboriginal life is like today - from arts and land to sport and spirituality.
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Eddie Mabo's epic fight for land rights changed Australian law and history

Eddie Mabo's epic fight for land rights changed Australian law and history | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
EDDIE Mabo's love for his homeland drove the proud Torres Strait Islander to undertake a 10-year legal battle that rewrote Australia’s history.
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Australian Aboriginal Heritage and Native Title: an example of contemporary indigenous connection to country in central Queensland

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Native Title Report 2006: Chapter 1: Indigenous Perspectives on Land and Land Use | Australian Human Rights Commission

Native Title Report 2006: Chapter 1: Indigenous Perspectives on Land and Land Use | Australian Human Rights Commission | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
If a group’s traditional country is not in a mining area they escape the injury to country that mining represents but have little opportunity to really develop industry and commerce that could support their communities.1
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Lecture 4: The conceit of wilderness ideology

Lecture 4:  The conceit of wilderness ideology | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
In her fourth lecture, Professor Langton examines how some beliefs within the nature conservation movement in Australia have perpetuated the idea that Aboriginal people are the enemies of nature, and describes recent examples of Indigenous tractional land practices which combine western ecological knowledge to create sustainable and economically viable custodianship of country,
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Adopting, or Stealing Children? | The Stringer

Adopting, or Stealing Children? | The Stringer | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
“We resolve, as a nation, to do all in our power to make sure these practices are never repeated. In facing future challenges, we will remember the less...
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Social Justice and Native Title Report 2013 | Australian Human Rights Commission

Social Justice and Native Title Report 2013 | Australian Human Rights Commission | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
In this Report, I focus on planning for the future based on the approach of our communities meaningfully participating in decisions that affect them. I also outline a continuing agenda for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, with a focus on a human rights approach using the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (the Declaration) as the guide.
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Aboriginal culture & resources - Creative Spirits

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Celebrating Eddie Mabo's legacy

Celebrating Eddie Mabo's legacy | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
The story of the land rights win has many heroes, writes Michael Gordon.
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The social effects of native title: recognition, translation, coexistence

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Gary Foley's Koori History Page - Essay 2 - Native Title is not Land Rights

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The Stolen Generations apology, five years on

The Stolen Generations apology, five years on | Hope and Indigenous Australia | Scoop.it
Five years on from Kevin Rudd's historic apology to the Stolen Generations, emotions still run strongly through the Indigenous people it was directed towards.
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