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  1. A win for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment at James Cook University

    Posted 29 January 2016 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    During 2015, the various Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander units underwent university restructure in order to bring them all into the new JCU Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Centre. During ...

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  2. Book Launch: The Intervention, an anthology

    Posted 21 January 2016 by Marty Braithwaite (WA Division)

    NTEU Members are invited to the public launch of

    THE INTERVENTION; an anthology

    Edited by Rosie Scott and Anita Heiss

    Thursday 18 February 2016
    Kidogo Gallery
    Bathers Beach, Fremantle, WA

    6.00pm

    ...

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  3. Change of PM does not equate to a change in the agenda (Advocate 22 03)

    Posted 17 November 2015 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    September 14, a day like any other. Historically, this date is peppered with a litany of significant events; for example, in 1752 the British Empire accepted and implemented the Gregorian calendar; in 1917 Russia was officially proclaimed as a republic and in 1985 the Golden Girls premiered on television for the first time. 

    The significant historical events on this date now encompass yet another auspicious occurrence, the rolling of the deeply unpopular Prime Minister, The Hon. Tony Abbott and the appointment of The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull as the 29th Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of

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  4. The return of Mal Brough (Advocate 22 03)

    Posted 17 November 2015 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    The appointment of Mal Brough as a Minister in the Turnbull Government can be seen as a blessing to many in the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community.  Why you may ask? Well the answer is simple – he will not be the Minister for Indigenous Affairs.

    The former Member for Longman initiated a number of devastating decisions in his time as Minister for Indigenous Affairs; decisions that continue to have impact upon many Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people today.  Let me revisit just three of the profound determinations made by the previous Minister in the dying days of a failing

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  5. Different White People (Advocate 22 03)

    Posted 17 November 2015 by Paul Clifton (Indigenous)

    Different White People by NTEU Tasmanian Organiser Deborah Wilson presents a trilogy of remarkable stories about campaigns for Aboriginal rights. But the most curious thing about this book is that the central characters in this book are not Aboriginal. 

    Some of these ‘different white people’ are well-known Australians, but many are not. But they all had one crucial common characteristic: a singleminded determination to support and protect the rights of Aboriginal

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  6. eYarn - November edition

    Posted 16 November 2015 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Welcome to the November edition of eYarn! We trust assessment period is going well and things are beginning to wind down for the year. It has been an eventful time in the NTEU over the past couple of ...

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  7. University of Canberra names Professor Radoll as the new Dean – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership and Strategy

    Posted 13 November 2015 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)


    Image source: https://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/peter-radoll

     

    The NTEU welcomes the announcement from the Vice Chancellor of University of Canberra, Stephen Parker, that Professor ...

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  8. Change of PM does not equate to a change in the agenda (Advocate 22 03)

    Posted 11 November 2015 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    September 14, a day like any other. Historically, this date is peppered with a litany of significant events; for example, in 1752 the British Empire accepted and implemented the Gregorian calendar; in 1917 Russia was officially proclaimed as a republic and in 1985 the Golden Girls premiered on television for the first time. 

    The significant historical events on this date now encompass yet another auspicious occurrence, the rolling of the deeply unpopular Prime Minister, The Hon. Tony Abbott and the appointment of The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull as the 29th Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of

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  9. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander motions passed at NTEU National Council 2015

    Posted 8 October 2015 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Following discussion at the NTEU National Council 2015, the four motions raised by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander caucus; following feedback from the National A&TSI Forum in July; have ...

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  10. New National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Caucus logo officially launched at NTEU National Council 2015

    Posted 8 October 2015 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The new national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Caucus logo has officially been launched at NTEU National Council, 2015. The old design, which had incorporated the colours of both the ...

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