Culture, critical thinking and choice

We can no longer just listen to the opinion of one Aboriginal person or persons of Aboriginal descent from somewhere in Sydney or any southern city and apply that to the circumstances of all Aboriginal people.
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The power of independent schooling

Independent schools have a lot to be proud of and can use their voice and influence to deliver better outcomes for Indigenous Australians and for Australia as a whole. [Read more…]

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Indigenous people and the future minerals industry workforce

The questions and answers on the future workforce and economic development are the same for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people. It’s not CSR. It’s business. [Read more…]

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Creating job opportunities for Indigenous Australians

The critical question isn’t how to create more job opportunities for Indigenous people but how they take up the opportunities already there. [Read more…]

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Flesh and Blood: Prosperity in a post-colonial world

If colonised peoples don’t participate in the modern economy; if we don’t take the best of what the world has to offer and make it part of our own way of doing things, we risk our survival as peoples.
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Strong Spirits – safe communities and economic development

Bess Price speaks on family violence, safe communities and making better economic use of Indigenous lands.

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One Nation. Many Nations

 

Nyunggai Warren Mundine delivers the 7th annual Kevin Cook Lecture at the Yabun Festival 2015 [Read more…]

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The First Tree – Examining the Indigenous education landscape

There is no reason for Indigenous children to miss out on education that other Australian children take as a given. It’s not up to “someone” to do “something”. It’s up to us. [Read more…]

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The times they are a-changin’

It’s not the 1970s any more. The most socially progressive reform governments can deliver today is to get every welfare recipient off welfare and into a real job, get every child to school every day and ensure that every Australian has the education and skills to thrive in the modern, global economy. [Read more…]

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Indigenous education critical for northern development

Indigenous Australians should be the first port of call to meet the demand for labour in Northern Australia  [Read more…]

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