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(CANBERRA) JUST IN: Former parliament building in the capital was briefly set alight on Thursday by protesters during a demonstration for Aboriginal sovereignty, police said #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Dec.30: Protest violence on this scale is rare in Australia, but flare-ups have become more common during the pandemic. #AceDailyNews says according to BBC Australia News Report: No-one was injured in the fire, which engulfed the Old Parliament House’s front doors before it was put out: It follows a fortnight of protest activity […]

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(AUSTRALIA) Aboriginal Lawsuit Report: Government will pay A$2m (£1.1m; $1.4m) in compensation to hundreds of Aboriginal people who said a welfare scheme was racist #AceNewsDesk report

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(AUSTRALIA) RIP David Gulpilil REMEMBERED As a man doomed between two worlds — or as a man who brought us joy, life, and art #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Dec.06: De Heer directed Gulpilil in his award-winning role in the film Charlie’s Country. It ostensibly mirrored the actor’s life: a man struggling to hold onto his culture; his soul. Since a boy, Gulpilil had lived in two worlds. #AceDailyNews Tribute Report: The film director Rolf de Heer, reflecting on his friend and […]

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(AUSTRALIA) Indigenous Peoples Lands Report: For generations, Wailwan and Worimi woman Melinda Brown and her family have been visiting a sacred place for Aboriginal women #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Dec.02: The site sits on privately owned land allotted for a growing housing estate, and Ms Brown said having to navigate red tape for access had become traumatic. #AceDailyNews says Aboriginal sacred sites across Australia still at risk as traditional owners ‘locked out’ over ‘reforms’ on privately owned land needing to be crossed […]

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(AUSTRALIA) #Coronavirus Report: Mele Ngauamo is often on the forefront of what is happening in Pacific communities: Every week she gets on the air with the online community radio station and broadcaster Pasifika TV and Radio with her “nostalgia program” which centers around faith, music, and memories #AceHealthDesk report

#CoronavirusNewsDesk says her audience is in Brisbane, Tonga, and around the world and local media reports that Queensland’s Pacific leaders push for hesitant community members to get vaccinated against #COVID19 Over the last years, she has seen a worrying trend: conspiracy theories around the #COVID19 vaccine which play on people’s faith. “Because we are a […]