Protecting Indigenous populations from Covid-19: The Australian Example
[William A. Haseltine, Forbes]
Indigenous populations around the world are more likely to be infected by or die of Covid-19. In countries like Canada and Brazil and in the US, Indigenous people are dying at disparate rates to the general population. However there is one notable exception; Indigenous Australians (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders).
Consultation on Indigenous voice sparks fierce critique
[Ted O’Connor, ABC]
Frustration over government policies such as the cashless welfare card has been laid bare at a community feedback session in the Kimberley on the proposed Indigenous Voice to Parliament and Government.