Australia is outraged at police brutality in the US, but apathetic to the lives of black people in their own country.
Amy McQuire
Independent Aboriginal affairs journalism
Despite being one of the first countries to welcome each new year, Australia too often feels like we are behind the rest of the world. It…
Amy McQuire
In 1988, Aboriginal teenager Mark Haines was found on the train tracks in Tamworth, northern NSW. Immediately, the police thought it was a…
Amy McQuire
“Lex Wotton ruined my career. He does not deserve one cent of that money.”
Amy McQuire
It’s one of the greatest myths about Aboriginal people: that before European invasion, Aboriginal people were simply living off the land…
Amy McQuire
Recently, I was watching a Youtube video of British physicist Brian Cox explaining the difference between the dimensions of time and space.
Amy McQuire
There is an argument favoured by right winged shock jocks, and certain politicians like WA Premier Colin Barnett — and it goes like this:
Amy McQuire
There is a point in the ABC’s new documentary ‘Recognition: Yes or No?’ where professional bigot Andrew Bolt proudly proclaims ‘I’m…
Amy McQuire