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A critical turning point for First Nations justice

By Sophie Trevitt

Despite 432 Indigenous deaths in custody since 1991, no one has ever been convicted. Racist silence and complicity are to blame

By Alison Whittaker

“The proposal for an Indigenous voice to Parliament unites Australians because it’s a fair and modest idea. It’s a concept based on inclusive dialogue and partnership in Indigenous affairs – itself a unifying concept.”

Shireen Morris, McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellow at Melbourne University Law School