2020 Index

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Man in the middle: Ken Wyatt on being caught between the Uluru statement and his party - the Guardian 2nd February 2020
First Peoples' triumph or two-edged sword? - the Age 14th February 2020
Czech village razed by Hitler at heart of row on truth and history - the Guardian 15th March 2020
The world rediscovers Cuban medical internationalism - Le Monde 1st April 2020
Rio Tinto blames 'misunderstanding' for destruction of 46,000-year-old Aboriginal site - the GuardianX 5th June 2020
Black Lives Matter protests make mockery of COVID-19 lockdowns EDITORIAL - the Australian 8th June 2020
Thin blue dividing line - the Australian 9th June 2020
Reconciliation Australia ends partnership with Rio Tinto over destroyed heritage site - the Guardian 9th June 2020
Black Lives Matter masks the truth behind Aboriginal deaths - the Herald Sun 9th June 2020
Australia's Pacific minister called Black Lives Matter protests 'self-indulgent'. He couldn't be more wrong - the Guardian 9th JUne 2020
Reconciliation Australia ends partnership with Rio Tinto over destroyed heritage site - the Guardian 9th June 2020
It's a big story: there are two ways of looking at it - the Australian 10th June 2020
Western Australia's 'archaic' heritage laws are in the spotlight as global outrage grows over the destruction of Aboriginal sites - the Guardian 13th June 2020
"I found racism runs through the AFL - it has failed to uphold the rights and safety of Black players" by Heritier Lumumba - the Guardian 25th June 2020
What is owed? - the New York Times 25th June 2020
Chief Beaten by Police Is Longtime Fighter for Indigenous Rights - the New York Times 28th June 2020
America's Enduring Caste System - the New York Times 1st July 2020
The Neoliberal Looting of America - the New York Times 2nd July 2020
Kakadu traditional owners demand bureaucrat resign - the Australian 3rd July 2020
I'm a Direct Descendant of Thomas Jefferson. Take Down His Memorial. - the New York Times 6th July 2020
Yeah, Let's Not Talk About Race Unless you pay me. - the New York Times 10th July 2020
Don't Fall For The 'Cancel Culture' Scam - the Huff Post 11th July 2020
John Ah Kit: leader and tireless advocate for Aboriginal rights dies aged 69 - the Guardian 13th July 2020
Former Smithsonian Staff Speak Out Against 'Culture Of Racism' At African Art Museum - the Huff Post 15th July 2020
Bristol Removes Statue of Black Protester After Just One Day - the New York Times 16th July 2020
Indigenous children 17 times more likely to go to jail than non-Indigenous youth - the Guardian 16th July 2020
Attempt to topple Christopher Columbus statue in Chicago's Grant Park prompts standoff with police, arrests and rebuke of mayor - the Chicago Tribune 18th July 2020
'Disgusting' prices and mouldy fruit: the shocking allegations about Indigenous Australians' food supply - the Guiardian 18th JUly 2020
' 'Sorry won't do. I'm so angry, I'm so hurt and I'm so let down' - the Age 20th JUly 2020
Closing the Gap prison reduction targets show 'disappointing lack of ambition', lawyers say - the Guardian 30th July 2020
Hundreds have died in US prisons from Covid-19. Will Australia act before it's too late? - the Guardian 30th July 2020
From Bloody Sunday to Black Lives Matter, the role of the Black church is shifting - Politico 30th July 2020
All Australians must seize chance for fresh start with First Nations community - the Age 31st July 2020
Targeted Kakadu bureaucrats step aside - the Australian 31st July 2020
Former Rio Tinto employees condemn destruction of 46,000-year-old sacred site at Juukan Gorge - the Guardian 1st August 2020
Riding trains with Thelma Plum by Tony Birch - the Saturday Paper 1st August 2020
Indigenous arrest rates are a national crisis, says Marcia Langton - the Age 5th August 2020
The Unraveling of America: Anthropologist Wade Davis on how COVID-19 signals the end of the American era - the Rolling Stone 6th August 2020
Indigenous prison rates can fall fast: here's the proof - the Age 7th August 2020
NATSIAA 2020: Ngarralja Tommy May wins major Indigenous art award in 'far from normal' year - the Guardian 7th August 2020
To be a black mother is to manage the rage of others while growing joyous black children. - the Guardian 8th August 2020
'My hands are hardly clean'' - the Weekend Australian 8th August 2020
Hockey, Rocked by Racist Acts, embraces Black Lives Matter Campaigns - the New York Times 10th August 2020
The Right Begins A Reckoning With Globalization - the Huff Post 11th August 2020
Are Racial Attitudes Really Changing? Some Black Activists Are Skeptical - the New York Times 11th August 2020
'No Slavery in Australia'? These Pacific Islanders Tell a Different Story - the New York Times 12th August 2020
Does America Need a Truth and Reconciliation Commission? - Politico 16th August 2020
'We've worked damn hard': Barriers remain for Indigenous performances - the Age 17th August 2020
Australian television a whitewash as Anglo-Celtic presenters dominate newsrooms - the Guardian 17th August 2020
I've seen first-hand the toxic racism in international women's rights groups - the Guardian 17th August 2020
Deaths in custody: Western Australia sets up taskforce to review treatment of at-risk prisoners - the Guardian 19th August 2020
BHP's Pilbara mine expansion say they were forced to 'trade away' heritage - the Guardian 20th August 2020
Federal government in talks to 'free' Indigenous flag - the Age 20th August 2020
Racism still exists in social work today - the Guardian 20th August 2020
323,911 Accusations of N.Y.P.D. Misconduct Are Released Online - the New York Times 20th August 2020
He Wants to Save the Present With the Indigenous Past - the New York Times 20th August 2020
Indigenous Queenslanders could miss out on returned stolen wages - the Age 21st August 2020
Freeing the Aboriginal flag: how a 'uniting symbol' ended up in the hands of the few - the Guardian 22nd August 2020
St Kilda apologise for 'grave errors' after Muir tells harrowing story of racism - the Age 23rd August 2020
Wisconsin Reels After Police Shooting and Night of Protest - the New York Times 24th August 2020
Liz Fell : Fearless activist, journalist and teacher influenced many - the Sydney Morning Herald 25th August 2020
How a New Wave of Black Activists Changed the Conversation - the New York Times 25th August 2020
Israeli Officer Need Not Have Shot Autistic Palestinian, Commander Says - the New York Times 25th August 2020
Wisconsin deploys national guard amid protests over police shooting - the Guardian 25th August 2020
R.N.C. Rewrites Trump's Racism - and America's - the New York Times 26th August 2020
Justice Dept. to Open Investigation Into Kenosha Shooting - the New York Times 26th August 2020
Led by N.B.A., Boycotts Disrupt Pro Sports in Wake of Blake Shooting - the New York Times 26th August 2020
NSW coroner criticises 'inadequate' care given to Tane Chatfield prior to his death in custody - the Guardian 26th August 2020
Kenosha: teen charged with murder after two Black Lives Matter protesters killed - the Guardian 27th August 2020
After 90 Years, Columbia Takes Slave Owner's Name Off a Dorm - - the New York Times 29th August 2020
Portland Shooting Amplifies Tensions in Presidential Race - - the New York Times 30th August 2020
'It's so divisive now': Aboriginal flag copyright drama hits rugby - the Age 31st August 2020
The right's culture war is no longer a sideshow to our politics - it is our politics - the Guardian 31st August 2020
Rio Tinto boss to meet with traditional owners in Pilbara after company blasted ancient rock shelters - the Guardian 31st August 2020
Kenosha: fears rise that Trump visit could inflame tensions amid protests - the Guardian 31st August 2020
Efforts to Channel Protests Into More Votes Face Challenges in Kenosha - the New York Times 3rd September 2020
The Terrible Cost of Presidential Racism - the New York Times 3rd September 2020
7 Rochester Police Officers Suspended in Death of Black Man Whom They Hooded - the New York Times 3rd September 2020
Trump's Tactic: Sowing Distrust in Whatever Gets in His Way - the New York Times 3rd September 2020
Second volley of shots Constable Zachary Rolfe fired at Kumanjayi Walker 'excessive', court hears - the Guardian 3rd September 2020
William Barr claims it's a 'false narrative' that many black people are shot by white police officers - the Age 3rd September 2020
Without accountability there is no justice for my mother's death in Australian police custody - the Guardian 3rd September 2020
Comrade Paddy always found a way to save the day - the Age 4th september 2020
White US professor admits she has pretended to be Black for years - the Guardian 4th September 2020
Black man suffocated in New York after police officers put hood on him - the Age 4th September 2020
Aboriginal flag can unite Australia - the Weekend Australian 4th September 2020
Coalition MPs back government buying out Aboriginal flag copyright - the Age 4th September 2020
Aboriginal man accuses police of violent assault and racist abuse - the Age 4th September 2020
Rio Tinto's poor excuses on Juukan Gorge - the Weekend Australian 4th September 2020
Morrison government in talks to buy rights to Indigenous flag - the Weekend Australian 4th September 2020
Indigenous Australians locked in immigration detention believed to be entitled to payout due to 'negligence' - the Guardian 4th September 2020
The Evolution of Racism - the Atlantic 5th September 2020
Australia has never been good at acknowledging its troops have been guilty of acts of inhumanity - the Guardian 5th September 2020
Juukan Gorge: Rio Tinto hired lawyers for potential injunction against blasting of Aboriginal site - the Guardian 5th September 2020
Boarding school policy 'comprehensively failing' remote Indigenous students, study finds - the Guardian 7th September 2020
Rio Tinto CEO and senior executives resign from company after Juukan Gorge debacle - the Guardian 11th September 2020
'National emergency': urgent leadership needed after fifth Aboriginal death in custody since June - the Guardian 20th September 2020
Queensland police employee suspended after Aboriginal woman dies in custody - the Guardian 20th September 2020
White Australia Policy Lives on in Immigration Detention - the New York Times 20th September 2020
Rio Tinto expected to destroy 124 more Aboriginal sites, inquiry told - the Guardian 21st September 2020
Rio Tinto expected to destroy 124 more Aboriginal sites, inquiry told - the Guardian 21st September 2020
An Indigenous Canadian Journalist Was Covering a Protest. Then He Got Arrested. - the New York Times 21st September 2020
Some Protests Against Police Brutality Take a More Confrontational Approach - the New York Times 21st September 2020
Coloured Lives Matter': A South African Police Shooting Like No Other - the New York Times 21st September 2020
Critics Blast Trump's 'Good Genes' Rally Call As A Chilling Echo Of Hitler's Eugenics - Politico (USA) 22nd September 2020
Police Force Feels Besieged onTwo Fronts in Louisville Kentucky - the New York Times 24th September 2020
Few Police Officers Who Cause Deaths Are Charged or Convicted - the New York Times 24th September 2020
A Counter to Confederate Monuments, Black Cemeteries Tell a Fuller Story of the South - the New York Times 30th September 2020
A Black Belgian Student Saw aWhite Fraternity as His Ticket. It Was His Death. - the New York Times 4th October 2020
Time's Most Influential Indigenous Activist: 'Capitalism Destroys The Whole Planet' - Huff Post 4th October 2020
Why Black Athletes' Political Activism Matters - Politico (USA) 4th October 2020
New Caledonia rejects independence from France for second time - Guardian 5th October 2020
How much influence does the Murdoch media have in Australia? - the Age 15th October 2020
'Take a seat at the back': Lawyers, judge hit out at racism in the law - the Age 15th October 2020
Lumumba sues Collingwood and the AFL over racism claims - the Age 15th October 2020
'White Supremacy' Once Meant David Duke and the Klan. Now It Refers to Much More. - the New York Times 17th October 2020
'It is serious and intense': white supremacist domestic terror threat looms large in US - the Guardian 19th October 2020
Aboriginal man who died in NSW jail after asthma attack was slapped by nurse, inquest hears - the Guardian 19th October 2020
WA government faces class action to recover wages stolen from Indigenous workers - the Guardian 19th October 2020
Cornel West: 'George Floyd's public lynching pulled the cover off who we really are' - the Guardian 19th October 2020
How Trump Got Played By The Military-Industrial Complex - the Huff Post 19th October 2020
A Common Retort After Insensitive Remarks by Elected Leaders: Resign - the New York Times 23rd October 2020
Far-Right Groups Are Behind Most U.S. Terrorist Attacks, Report Finds - the New York Times 24th October 2020
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