CAAMA News 19-07-2016

19th Jul 2016

CAAMA News Team: Kyle Dowling, Damien Williams, Lorena Walker, Erin Liddle.

The Mayor of Aurukun in far north Queensland has praised the community’s efforts in supporting the local school but says the work must continue to ensure its ongoing success.

A Melbourne based social commentator says a recent rally for the BLACK LIVES MATTER movement not only showed solidarity against racial violence in the US but also raised concern of the injustices suffered by Aboriginal people.

Support for a Royal Commission into suicides of first nation’s peoples continues to gather support with groups set to head to Canberra to discuss with political parties and health services the urgency for a Royal Commission.