CAAMA News 6-07-2016

6th Jul 2016

The new  federal member for the Top End seat of Solomon in the Northern Territory  says he struggles for words to describe the tragedy  of  Aboriginal incarceration across Australia.

New research shows Thousands of aboriginal children  in Western Australia  potentially have no identity because  they  were not registered at birth.

 Claims by veteran Tasmanian Aboriginal rights campaigner Michael Mansell  that  changes to the States Aboriginal identity test will have a negative impact on the local  community have brought a mixed response.