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2014/11/24 05:26
2014/11/24 05:26
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NICK GRIMM: The board of one of Australia's largest disability providers, the Victorian-based Yooralla organisation, has today announced the resignation of its chief executive officer. While the...
2014/11/24 05:26
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2014/11/21 07:17
2014/11/21 07:17
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CAMPAIGNERS for social justice, the gay community and asylum seekers have been short-listed for the 2014 Human Rights Medal. Four high-achieving Australians made the short-list for the Australian...
2014/11/21 06:24
2014/11/21 06:24
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Australian Public Service Commissioner Stephen Sedgwick. Photo: Katherine Griffiths Prime Minister Tony Abbott has confirmed Public Service Commissioner Stephen Sedgwick will finish his term next...
2014/11/18 13:19
2014/11/18 13:19
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Unlikely high profile Australian celebrities have come together with a simple message to the Australian government: remove children from immigration detention. High profile Australian sports stars,...
2014/11/16 23:55
2014/11/16 23:55
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Asylum Seeker Resource Centre chief believes life experience greatest teacher Kon Karapanagiotidis may have built a career on helping others, but the chief executive of Melbourne's Asylum Seeker...
2014/11/14 05:57
2014/11/14 05:57
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PLANS to fast-track decisions on almost 30,000 asylum seekers who have been held in Australia's detention centres for more than two years could breach the nation's human obligations. That was the...
2014/11/12 21:34
2014/11/12 21:34
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PETER Slipper will come face-to-face with one of the people he has accused of masterminding his demise in a New South Wales federal court today. Karen Doane, his former media adviser, will meet the...
2014/11/12 09:28
2014/11/12 09:28
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The G20 People's Summit gets under way on Wednesday, November 12, with a full program comprising 20 events at five locations around Brisbane. The G20 People's Summit gets under way on Wednesday,...
2014/11/10 09:52
2014/11/10 09:52
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Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form. The president of the Australian Human Rights Commission has revealed that the Government never consulted with her agency before handing down a budget plan that...
2014/11/10 08:57
2014/11/10 08:57
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A NEW Privacy Commissioner will not be independent of government unless the commissioner does not report directly to the Attorney-General, the head of the Australian Human Rights Commission said on...
2014/11/09 20:52
2014/11/09 20:52
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Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding. The state counterparts of Australia's Information Commissioner have stepped up to support the continuation of the OAIC as legislation to disband the...
2014/11/09 03:46
2014/11/09 03:46
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Having access to websites has been an ongoing battle for Bruce Maguire. Photo: Australian Human Rights Commission Most Australians look back at the Sydney Olympics with pride. But for Bruce Maguire,...
2014/11/05 22:16
2014/11/05 22:16
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Gisele Mesnage and her guide dog, D'Artagnan. Photo: Cole Bennetts Gisele Mesnage's vision impairment has not prevented her from travelling, completing a university degree or writing a play but...
2014/11/03 11:37
2014/11/03 11:37
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In the 54-page document to the Committee to the Convention against Torture, People With Disability Australia (PWDA) calls for a royal commission to “undertake a comprehensive public inquiry into the...
2014/10/30 00:16
2014/10/30 00:16
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BEFORE Nicole Holmes leaves the house each morning, she collects what she calls her “toolbox” of aides to help get her through the day. “There’s my cane, my guide dog, my iPhone’s GPS and the research...
2014/10/29 08:27
2014/10/29 08:27
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MARK COLVIN: A 16-year-old Afghan boy on Nauru says four locals beat him so badly that he ended up in hospital at the weekend. The boy sought asylum in Australia before being sent to the detention...
2014/10/27 11:29
2014/10/27 11:29
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NO matter how different we are, we all want a safe community. We all want less crime and fewer victims as a result. Often we assume to achieve that, we must jail as many offenders as possible to keep...
2014/10/26 12:15
2014/10/26 12:15
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Ness Love-Monk holds an image of her daughter Courtney. Picture: ANDY ZAKELI The mother of a teenager who took her own life says social media has made it too easy for suicidal people to make the...
2014/10/26 07:43
2014/10/26 07:43
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Australia’s privacy commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim, does not have jurisdiction to monitor all local and state agencies who access Australians’ personal phone and web data under commonwealth laws. The...
2014/10/26 00:15
2014/10/26 00:15
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... Good morning, Illawarra and welcome to the first day of August. 8.50am That's it from us this morning. Have a good weekend, we'll be back on Monday from 6am. 8.45amSPORT Wollongong-born Socceroo...
2014/11/24 05:26
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