Cultural warning: This email contains the names of Aboriginal peoples who have died. www.humanrights.gov.au A Report prepared by the Office of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission www.sbs.com.au 13 APR 2021 – 2:25PM ‘We’ve fallen down’: Patrick Dodson 30 years on from Royal Commission into Deaths… Continue Reading 30 YEARS_Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
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The United Nations observes the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims every year on 24th March. This is the date that, in 1980, Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador was assassinated while he celebrated Mass. This day was proclaimed by the UN… Continue Reading International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims, 24 March | United Nations
On 12 May 2016, President of the Human Rights Commission, Professor Gillian Triggs, presented a lecture at Curtin University entitled ‘Re-imagining Australia: Human Rights for everyone’. This lecture was recorded and has been made available to the public – it is free to watch at this link, or view below.