Tag: Northern Territory

Fracked Futures

If production proceeds in the Beetaloo Basin, it will unleash a carbon bomb of huge proportions, and expose the Northern Territory’s environment and people to numerous other risks associated with fracking, including contamination of groundwater supplies, which make up 90 per cent of the Territory’s consumptive water use.

Relational Medicine

Re-mediating the oldest intimate communication practices—a message from a caring friend or relation—is helping to counter diabolically antisocial influences.

The Decline and Fall of the NT Legal System

The malaise that besets the NT legal system is symptomatic of Australia’s fall from grace as a country.

NT Laws reproduce carceral politics governing Aboriginal children

It is a blight on our nation that we continue to lock up Aboriginal children when we should be keeping them on Country.

‘The Aboriginal Gulag’: The Northern Territory’s Criminal Legal System

It is no longer an overworked, under-resourced and at times chaotic legal system. It is now not fit for purpose and has become a depraved jailing machine consuming Aboriginal men, women and children at an ever-increasing rate.

What the victory of Territory Labor means for Aboriginal children and youth justice

This commitment to law and order in a society that has deep roots in discriminatory justice practices—overtly legitimated under the NT Intervention in 2007—signals another four years of the state’s punitive management of Aboriginal children.

Whatever It Takes: The politics of Indigenous vulnerability and extracted futures in northern Australia

Blink and you’ll miss the Northern Territory on national COVID-19 graphs. Almost 34,000 tests have been conducted here since March. All 34 positively diagnosed people, mostly returned travellers, have recovered. No community transmission, no deaths.

Three Shots

The death of Kumanjayi Walker—the Northern Territory as police state

The Problem Child of Empire

Do we really want to continue replicating southern models of settler-colonial capitalism when the catastrophic environmental consequences of that logic, especially extractivism, are impressing themselves on us daily?

Book Launch – ‘The Intervention: an Anthology’

Event

September 24, 2015 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Arena Project Space, Fitzroy, VIC, 3065
'concerned Australians' together with Arena Magazine & Journal warmly invite you to the Melbourne book launch of 'The Intervention: an Anthology' : a historic anthology, bringing together Australia's finest Indigenous and non-Indigenous writers on an issue largely unknown to the public.

Driving In The NT

A new report shows how Intervention measures are criminalising Indigenous drivers By Maggie Knight

Shifting Fortunes: Mount Nancy

21 Jun 2012

On the ground in Mount Nancy Town Camp By Barbara Shaw