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2014/04/21 21:26
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Australian Human Rights Commission to investigate self-harm and suicide in children The Human Rights Commission is set to investigate self-harm and suicidal behaviour in children, with rates among...
2014/04/21 21:26
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2014/04/14 02:26
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CHRIS UHLMANN: If the latest Nielson poll is anything to go by, there's not a lot of support in the community for the Government's plans to water down the Racial Discrimination Act. The Government...
2014/04/14 00:27
2014/04/14 00:27
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Racial Discrimination Act changes receive little support in new Nielsen poll The Race Discrimination Commissioner says the Federal Government should heed public sentiment and dump changes to racial...
2014/04/12 08:15
2014/04/12 08:15
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Why it was so jarring this week to read of the new social media policy for public servants. Dob. Squeal. Tattle-tale. Turncoat. Snitch. Snake-in-the-grass. Rat. Telling on other people, most would...
2014/04/10 01:22
2014/04/10 01:22
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The federal government says it was not involved in a decision to deny a team of UN investigators access to Australian detention facilities on Nauru. The head of the Australian Human Rights Commission...
2014/04/09 08:26
2014/04/09 08:26
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Racial Discrimination Act amendment: Human Rights Commission's Gillian Triggs labels changes 'bad law' Australian Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs has labelled the Federal...
2014/04/09 07:17
2014/04/09 07:17
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DURING the eight months Roma has been held in an Australian immigration detention centre, the 11-year-old has been to school for only a fortnight. The sores on her arms won't heal in the tropical...
2014/04/07 09:05
2014/04/07 09:05
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Discrimination against working mumsUpdated: 18:20, Monday April 7, 2014 Stronger laws are needed to stop women losing their jobs before or after having a baby, unions say. Almost one-in-five working...
2014/04/06 17:56
2014/04/06 17:56
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Changes to the Racial Discrimination Act proposed by federal Attorney-General George Brandis would ''open the door to Holocaust deniers'', allowing them to publish their claims with impunity, legal...
2014/04/05 01:05
2014/04/05 01:05
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Disturbing: Pictures drawn by children in detention show the deep trauma many of them have suffered. Photo: Supplied High school student Bashir Yousufi is grateful for his life in Australia but the...
2014/04/04 22:50
2014/04/04 22:50
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Tigers pioneers: Peggy O’Neal and Brendon Gale. Photo: Wayne Taylor Richmond Football Club is leading a pioneering affirmative action project, with Australian Sports Commission and AFL backing, to...
2014/04/03 23:56
2014/04/03 23:56
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Local employment numbers will be keenly watched this week, after a surprise spike in the number of jobs created last month. Official data on home loans is also expected, as are private surveys on...
2014/03/31 07:26
2014/03/31 07:26
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Children in detention: Is Australia breaching international law? The Australian Human Rights Commission is conducting an inquiry into Australia's practice of placing asylum seeker children in...
2014/03/28 16:24
2014/03/28 16:24
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Activist Pat Eatock speaks to media after the Federal Court found in 2011 that columnist Andrew Bolt had breached the Racial Discrimination Act. Photo: Justin McManus Fredrick Toben always insisted...
2014/03/26 08:54
2014/03/26 08:54
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The Australian government systematically abuses refugees, particularly children, to intimidate asylum-seeking people, a political analyst tells Press TV. “These are unwanted children, the refugees...
2014/03/26 07:26
2014/03/26 07:26
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ELEANOR HALL: To the outcry sparked by the Federal Government's moves to amend the Racial Discrimination Act. Attorney General George Brandis yesterday released an exposure draft for public comment,...
2014/03/26 02:17
2014/03/26 02:17
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THE Australian Defence Force (ADF) has made progress on its treatment of women, but not without backlash against its female members. The Australian Human Rights Commission has released its final...
2014/03/26 01:28
2014/03/26 01:28
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Check the latest ABC News coverage Immigration Minister Scott Morrison says there will be no further investigation into asylum seekers' claims they were deliberately harmed by Navy officials during a...
2014/03/24 04:26
2014/03/24 04:26
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Christmas Island asylum seeker childrens' drawings A series of drawings by asylum seeker children who have been detained at the Christmas Island immigration detention centre. The pictures were passed...
2014/04/21 21:26
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