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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags granted permanent residency in the Senate
[Rachael Knowles, SBS]
Labor Senator Malarndirri McCarthy said it was a "small but significant gesture" to make, after the Coalition government dismissed a similar motion in NAIDOC Week of 2020.
Jacinta Price and Marion Scrymgour highlight Indigenous policy failures in maiden speeches
[Steve Vivian, ABC]
The Northern Territory's two incoming federal politicians have delivered powerful maiden speeches, highlighting a "broken" system and conditions faced by Aboriginal people that would not be accepted elsewhere in Australia.
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