Aboriginal Rights Coalition
Aboriginal Control of Aboriginal Affairs

Archive for the ‘police’ Category

Justice for TJ, Sat Feb 14

February 7, 2009

TJ rally 5th aniversary JUSTICE FOR TJ ! On the fifth anniversary of TJ’s murder Rally, Saturday, 14th February 2009, 10:00 a.m. Gather at the fence line 10:00 a.m. Cnr George and Philips Sts Waterloo March to The Block SPEAKERS A Hickey Family Member        Aboriginal Leaders          Raul Bassi Open microphone for concerned Community members Rally organized […]

[NSW] Show solidarity with Aboriginal activists in the Territory: Protest at Redfern Centrelink this Tuesday May 13

May 11, 2008

Protest at Redfern Centrelink End the racist NT intervention–no welfare quarantines National Day of Action against NT intervention No Racist Welfare Quarantines! Reinstate the Racial Discrimination Act! Rally Tuesday May 13 12:30 Redfern Centrelink 140 Redfern st Speakers recently returned from solidarity work in NT communities The NT intervention is sinking into deeper crisis. Thousands […]

Media Release: NATIONAL DAY OF PROTEST AT CENTRELINK TARGETS WELFARE QUARANTINING

April 12, 2008

NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION – END DISCRIMINATORY WELFARE QUARANTINING: Monday 14th April A coalition of Aboriginal Rights groups around the country will protest on Monday at Centrelink offices to highlight the ongoing discrimination of welfare quarantining under the NT ‘Emergency Intervention’, and expose the detrimental impacts of the quarantine roll out. In February, the Canberra […]

Media release: 188 taken into custody in Alice – raids linked to intervention

April 7, 2008

Media release 7/4/08 – For immediate release ABC news is reporting that 188 people were taken into custody in Alice Springs in a “special operation” targeting alcohol consumption and loitering on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th of April. Police have been given increased powers under the NT intervention. Police have said arrests focussed on youth […]

Over 100 arrested in police raids “Apartheid Actions in the Alice”

April 6, 2008

Media release 4/4/08 – For immediate release Apartheid Actions in the Alice Over 100 people were arrested in a military style raid in Alice Springs last in a “special operation” targeting alcohol consumption. Police have been given increased powers under the NT intervention. Reports indicate the raids were focused around town camps “prescribed” under the […]