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How Western Australia Criminalizes Indigenous Children
October 07, 2022

How Western Australia Criminalizes Indigenous Children

By Dechlan Brennan
The state’s disturbingly high rate of Indigenous incarceration is a direct result of punitive measures that push people – including minors – into the prison system.

Australia Aims for an Ambassador for First Nations People
September 28, 2022

Australia Aims for an Ambassador for First Nations People

By Melissa Conley Tyler and Grant Wyeth
The new government is fulfilling its election commitment to establish a First Nations Foreign Policy. 
After Queen’s Passing, Australia Debates How to Move on From Colonial Wrongs
September 16, 2022

After Queen’s Passing, Australia Debates How to Move on From Colonial Wrongs

By Dechlan Brennan
In addition to the perennial debate over becoming a republic, Australia is also considering adding an Indigenous voice to Parliament.

Why Australia’s Indigenous People Fear the Police
March 22, 2022

Why Australia’s Indigenous People Fear the Police

By Dechlan Brennan
Thirty years after a landmark report on inequality, Australia’s justice system remains plagued by structural racism.

Australia’s Daintree Rainforest Returned to Indigenous Owners
September 29, 2021

Australia’s Daintree Rainforest Returned to Indigenous Owners

By Associated Press
The World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest is among four national parks to be handed back to the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people.

Time for Australia to Say ‘Indigenous Lives Matter’
June 11, 2020

Time for Australia to Say ‘Indigenous Lives Matter’

By Pascale Hunt
As in the United States, there are structural and cultural aspects to racial violence in Australia.

The Foreign Policy Benefits of a Treaty With Australia’s Indigenous Peoples
February 20, 2020

The Foreign Policy Benefits of a Treaty With Australia’s Indigenous Peoples

By Henry Storey
Making peace with Australia’s past could be a boon for its international relations, as well as simply being the right thing to do.
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