Australia's Indigenous culture has always had a place for dogs

[Sonia Smallacombe, The Guardian]

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Dogs are more visible in our communities, whereas in towns and cities they are behind fences and locked inside houses, which can lead to a skewed impression of how many dogs there are.

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NSW police strip searched 96 children in past year, some as young as 11

[Michael McGowan, The Guardian]

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Karly Warner, the chief executive of the NSW Aboriginal Legal Service, told Guardian Australia the organisation was “incredibly disturbed” that police have “continued their strip searching of children”.

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