Aboriginal 'Industry' Muddies the Waters
In the past week. two high achieving Aboriginal men have written for this newspaper on Aboriginal issues. Both Warren Mundine and Ben Wyatt talk about the need for diversionary programs that can be used to prevent juvenile offenders from going to jail, and hopefully into jobs and education or training.
Urban Living Beats Benefits for Aborigines
As the year draws to a close I am reflecting on what I believe are the ways forward for Aboriginal people. Recently I visited the Utopia homelands, a remote Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory.