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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

CBD closures as protest shuts down George Street
Sydney Morning Herald
Rally disrupts Melbourne inner city. An estimated 600 people marched from Sydney Town Hall to The Block in Redfern on Sunday afternoon to protest the forced closure of Aboriginal communities. The group, Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal ...

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Sun, Jun 28, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Darwin indigenous forum on development
The West Australian
Aboriginal protest blocks traffic. Compare & Save. Home Loans. Dream Home Loan Essentials comp. rate p.a. 4.05%; Breathe Easy Limited Time Offer comp. rate p.a. 4.13%; Fresh Start Variable comp. rate p.a. 4.20%; Great Rate Variable 150k+ comp. rate ...

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Fri, Jun 26, 2015, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

Melbourne traffic in chaos as protest against closure of remote communities ...
ABC Online
A protest in Melbourne against the forced closure of remote Aboriginal communities is causing chaos during peak hour traffic. The Swan Street bridge over the Yarra River, in the busy sports precinct which includes the MCG, was closed to traffic after ...

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Fri, Jun 26, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Eureka Street (satire) (registration)

Eureka Street (satire) (registration)

Speaking for others in the public square
Eureka Street (satire) (registration)
On arrival, we encountered an Aboriginal protest outside the courthouse. There was a bevy of media on hand including the ABC 4 Corners crew. Walking towards the courthouse, I heard a cry, 'Hey, Father Frank, over here! You've got to support us mob.

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Mon, Jun 22, 2015, Continue reading at the source

WA today

WA today

Police remove Heirisson Island Aboriginal protesters in dawn raid
WA today
Police have moved in on Heirisson Island on Thursday morning, in an attempt to dismantle a make-shift camp site. PT0M21S 620 349. Autoplay OnOff; Video feedback; Video settings. Video will begin in 5 seconds. Don't play; Play now. Indigenous leaders ...

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Thu, Jun 18, 2015, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

Rallies held to protest against threat of remote community closures in Western ...
ABC Online
Thousands of people have marched in rallies around Australia and around the world in a series of protests against the proposed closure of up to 150 remote communities in Western Australia. In Perth, hundreds gathered at Forrest Place in the CBD where ...
Melbourne city centre blocked by protests over closure of Indigenous ...The Guardian

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Fri, May 01, 2015, Continue reading at the source

ABC Online

ABC Online

Arrests as police remove tents at Perth's Heirisson Island Aboriginal protest
ABC Online
Dozens of riot police and City of Perth rangers have again moved into dismantle an Aboriginal camp at Heirisson Island, set up in response to the State Government's plan to close remote communities. Officers began dismantling the camp just after 11:00 ...

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Thu, Apr 30, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Herald Sun

Herald Sun

Protesters sitting outside Flinders St Station. Picture: Jake Nowakowski ...
Herald Sun
PROTESTERS have brought the city to a standstill, causing traffic and tram chaos in the CBD. Thousands of people, some waving Socialist Alternative banners, gathered on the steps of the train station at around 4pm. They marched through the city via ...
Thousands rally in Melbourne in support of remote Aboriginal communitiesABC Online
Aboriginal protest disrupts Melb CBDThe Australian (blog)
Hundreds protest against WA community closures in Sydney, MelbourneSBS

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Fri, Apr 10, 2015, Continue reading at the source

ABC Message Stick

ABC Message Stick

Colin Barnett pushed as anger erupts at protest over remote communities closure
ABC Message Stick
West Australian Premier Colin Barnett has endured a hostile reception both inside and outside Parliament over the Government's push to close isolated Aboriginal communities in the state. Mr Barnett was pushed by a protester at a rally outside ...
Resistance builds against plan to close Aboriginal communitiesGreen Left Weekly

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Thu, Mar 19, 2015, Continue reading at the source

SBS

SBS

Aboriginal protest over Redfern development plan
SBS
Aboriginal protesters are continuing a stand off at a proposed housing construction site at Redfern in Sydney. By. Greg Dyett. 13 Mar 2015 - 8:04 PM UPDATED 23 Mar 2015 - 12:04 PM. 0. 0. Share. Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest Reddit Google+. Share ...

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Fri, Mar 13, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Castanet.net

Castanet.net

Photo: Contributed - newswire.ca
Castanet.net
Native activists, artists and professors say while it's difficult to draw direct links, the Oka uprising in 1990 inspired First Nations movements across the country such as the Idle No More protests in 2012 and the ever-increasing calls for a federal ...

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Tue, Jul 07, 2015, Continue reading at the source

National Post

National Post

Twenty-five years later: Oka Crisis events inspired native movements around ...
National Post
... No More protests in 2012 and the ever-increasing calls for a federal inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women. University of Ottawa professor Marcelo Saavedra-Vargas, who specializes in the studies of indigenous peoples, called the Oka ...
1990 Oka Crisis: events inspired native movements around the world660 News

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Tue, Jul 07, 2015, Continue reading at the source

1990 Oka Crisis: events inspired native movements around the world
580 CFRA Radio
Native activists, artists and professors say while it's difficult to draw direct links, the Oka uprising in 1990 inspired First Nations movements across the country such as the Idle No More protests in 2012 and the ever-increasing calls for a federal ...

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Tue, Jul 07, 2015, Continue reading at the source

As Blockade Against Sarawak Dam Continues, OECD Complaint Results in ...
International Rivers (blog)
The situation is so severe that local nurses and doctors are joining community protests to demonstrate their disgust with the quality of water and poor support services offered to the indigenous people. Meanwhile at one of the two resettlement sites ...

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Tue, Jul 07, 2015, Continue reading at the source

The Guardian

The Guardian

'Historic' Toronto climate march calls for new economic vision
The Guardian
Not a typical protest of environmentalists, it attracted labour unions, First Nations, anti-poverty and faith groups, health workers and immigration rights activists who all underlined the need to change an economic system so it “works for people and ...

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Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk

The Latest: Pope Francis Driving Into Ecuador's Capital
New York Times
1:05 p.m. CDT. Indigenous peoples — Quechua, Aymara, Shuar, Guarani, Chiquitano — are prevalent all in all three countries Francis is visiting this week. ... Correa has been recently buffeted by the most serious protests of his more than eight years ...
Pope's South American Homecoming to Spotlight Poor, EnvironmentSan Diego Source (subscription)

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Sun, Jul 05, 2015, Continue reading at the source

NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com

Pope's South American Homecoming to Spotlight Poor, Environment
San Diego Source (subscription)
During the visit, the Argentine Francis, 78, will meet prisoners, slum-dwellers and grass-roots groups representing indigenous peoples and landless peasants. He will deliver 13 speeches and six homilies to crowds likely to run into the hundreds of ...
Pope Francis faces mountainous challenges on South American tourDalje.com

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Sat, Jul 04, 2015, Continue reading at the source

WRAL.com

WRAL.com

Papal visit puts Andes presidents' eco-record under scrutiny
WRAL.com
Francis has called on governments to better engage such indigenous peoples, calling them nature's best caretakers because the land, for them, is sacred. Respecting native peoples ... The government accused it of inciting violent protests. That same ...

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Sat, Jul 04, 2015, Continue reading at the source

International Business Times

International Business Times

Britain Planned To Resettle Hong Kong Population To Northern Ireland, Britain ...
International Business Times
In this photo, demonstrators show a Union Jack flag to passing by protesters during a march in Hong Kong, China July 1, 2015, the day marking the 18th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover from Britain to Chinese sovereignty. Reuters/Bobby Yip ... to ...
Bizarre proposal reveals 1983 suggestion to move Hong Kong to Northern IrelandIrish Independent

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Fri, Jul 03, 2015, Continue reading at the source

Tucson Weekly

Tucson Weekly

Repeal the Deal
Tucson Weekly
"We're fighting a multi-billion dollar company as well as our own Congress, so we're facing power and money and influence," says Wendsler Nosie, Sr., former tribal chairman and coordinator of the Apache Stronghold protest. ... body 7,000 feet below ...

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Thu, Jul 02, 2015, Continue reading at the source
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