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2014/07/23 17:55
2014/07/23 17:55
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Harrowing eyewitness accounts from the president of the Australian Human Rights Commission and a team of medical experts say there is a mental health crisis on Christmas Island, confirming multiple...
2014/07/23 17:55
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2014/07/20 04:20
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Baby blues: More than one-third of women reported discrimination when they went back to work after having a baby. Photo: Louise Kennerley With the ageing of the Australian workforce there is a lot of...
2014/07/17 18:44
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ICONIC Mount Panorama will become officially known by its Aboriginal name Wahluu under a new policy to be adopted by Bathurst Regional Council. Mount Panorama will become officially known by its...
2014/07/17 05:21
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... The Mosque': Vietnam War hero drives truck splashed with anti-Islamic message protesting construction of religious building Charles Mollison drove a truck around Bendigo, Victoria with a banner...
2014/07/15 08:30
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BENDIGO residents have been urged to take “selfies” posing with their hand on their heart to show the city will not tolerate racism. In light of the recent backlash against a planning application to...
2014/07/10 00:12
2014/07/10 00:12
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Leading human rights lawyer and advocate Julian Burnside QC has told the ABC that the Australian government’s holding of 153 asylum seekers on a customs boat at sea may amount to piracy. On Monday...
2014/07/09 17:55
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Pregnant asylum seekers on Christmas Island pleaded with medical experts four months ago to put their children up for adoption by Australian families as the women became increasingly anxious about...
2014/07/08 17:27
2014/07/08 17:27
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Australian Trade Minister Andrew Robb: 'ambitious' FTA with Japan to come into effect before year end Australia's Trade Minister Andrew Robb says consumers and businesses should be able to see the...
2014/07/07 03:23
2014/07/07 03:23
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Do not leer at or sext your colleagues, Human Rights Commission tells workers The Australian workforce is being educated on the line between appropriate workplace conversations and sexual harassment...
2014/07/04 03:28
2014/07/04 03:28
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Wake-up Call for New ZealandersFriday, 4 July 2014, 3:03 pmPress Release: CCS Disability Action Outgoing Disability Commissioner’s Message in Oz a Wake-up Call for New ZealandersComments made by the...
2014/07/03 03:42
2014/07/03 03:42
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Australia’s system of mandatory detention can only be described as child abuse. It's at odds with many of our own domestic provisions and is totally at odds with the UN Convention on the Rights of the...
2014/07/02 07:55
2014/07/02 07:55
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Outgoing disability discrimination commissioner Graeme Innes has fired a barrage of parting shots at the Abbott government, declaring it may be time for him to move on because he has ''no stomach to...
2014/07/02 06:34
2014/07/02 06:34
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has declared that getting children to school is his “highest priority” in Indigenous affairs and it’s one that most agree is vital. But research is showing he may need to...
2014/07/02 06:26
2014/07/02 06:26
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A Matter of Life and Death By Quentin McDermott and Peter Cronau How authorities are failing to protect women and children in mortal danger, and failing to prevent their partners' homicidal...
2014/07/02 03:26
2014/07/02 03:26
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Detention centre workers to be forced to give evidence at children in immigration detention inquiry The Australian Human Rights Commission has said it will force immigration detention centre workers...
2014/06/27 23:18
2014/06/27 23:18
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Alone among the seven commissioners of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Tim Wilson never had to apply for the job. He never had to sit for an interview, be screened by an expert panel, or...
2014/06/24 23:26
2014/06/24 23:26
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Is social media a help or a hindrance for people experiencing mental illness? Erin Stewart investigates. When writer and comedian Ben Pobjie posts about his experiences of depression online, he feels...
2014/06/22 04:26
2014/06/22 04:26
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Brisbane group Sheppard are in the running for two major gongs at this year's Australian Performing Right Association Awards. The grammy award-winning Soweto Choir is heading to the remote Central...
2014/06/20 07:12
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Women need to recognise and rectify their massive disadvantage from a system biased against them. Australia pulled through the Global Financial Crisis pretty darn well. But we won't be so lucky if,...
2014/07/23 17:55
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