[Sarah Martin and Luke Henriques-Gomes, The Guardian]
Labor to oppose cashless welfare card expansion unless it is voluntary
NAIDOC Lifetime Achievement Award winner and Indigenous rights advocate Tauto Sansbury has died at his home in the Adelaide Hills, aged 70.
[Luke Radford, Angela Smallacombe and Michael Coggan, ABC]
Indigenous leader Tauto Sansbury remembered as a true warrior
Labor’s hardening opposition to the card, which it initially supported in trial communities, comes as the Northern Territory’s peak body for Aboriginal organisations likened the “unwarranted haste” of the cashless debit card push in the territory to the “disastrous and ill advised imposition” of the 2007 intervention.