Pat Anderson calls on Voice critics from Left and Right to support referendum

One of the architects of the Uluru Statement from the Heart says she’s confident there is still a high level of support from Indigenous Australians in supporting a Voice to Parliament. Pat Anderson said the referendum would be one of the most important decisions Australians ever made, and risked another 200 years of disadvantage if … Read more

Pay The Rent: Fury over push to pay weekly tax to Indigenous Australians

A campaign calling for non-Indigenous Australian property owners to pay a “weekly rent” to traditional landowners has been met with staunch opposition, with One Nation Leader Pauline Hanson leading the charge against the move. The scheme, Pay The Rent, would work as a voluntary weekly payment to a body led by Aboriginal elders and managed … Read more

Pay The Rent scheme calls on weekly non Indigenous payments

Momentum is building for a campaign that would call on Australian property owners to pay a percentage of their income to traditional land owners out of respect for their ancestral land claims. The scheme, Pay the Rent, would work as a voluntary weekly payment to a body led by Aboriginal elders and managed without interference … Read more

Woolworths allows staff to work on Australia Day public holiday

Woolworths has become the latest employer to allow staff the option of working and taking the Australian Day public holiday on another day. Following in the footsteps of Channel 10 and Telstra, the supermarket is now letting their staff have a say on whether or not they work on January 26. The day has become … Read more