Despite our highest record of unemployment of the past two decades, a new study by the ABS has revealed that despite unemployment rates being at a record high, new jobs have skyrocketed. 741 more words
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced that Australia is in a “good position” to seriously discuss and set a timeline for the referendum to recognise Indigenous Australians in the Constitution. 514 more words
Actually, they are here. Right here in my tiny house, sleeping off their jet lag.
In 1980 and ’81, my former spouse and I hosted a vibrant, funny, beautiful-in-and-out Australian girl as an exchange student. 294 more words
Welcome! I would say G’day but quite frankly I have never used that as a greeting in my life. Also, if you have moved to LA or even are just visiting you most likely are going to have to hear cliche Australian phrases and Crocodile Dundee references for the entirety of your trip. 728 more words
It is no secret that Indigenous Australians have one of the most, if not the highest, suicide rates in the world. As Gerry Georgatos explains in his article for the Independent, ‘Aboriginal peoples around the world endure disproportionate high rates of suicide, but Australia’s divide between its national average and its Aboriginal peoples is one of the world’s worst, with Australia’s Aboriginal youth suicide rate… 672 more words