National Talkblack 270919

National Talkblack 270919

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had:

Marrawah Law Tom and Mikaela in the studio with Trevor yarnign about Robodebt. A class action will be launched against the Government over the so-called robodebt scandal, arguing the Government’s automated debt system is unlawful.💰

Liam Flanagan – from Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation. Liam spoke to us about on how Labor is opposing a government push to expand the controversial cashless welfare card and extend existing trial sites, saying it will only support income management if the scheme is made voluntary.

After almost two decades of living in remote communities in Australia, working with underprivileged Indigenous children so that they may tell their stories through writing, singing and recording their original songs. Chris Aitken releases his second album based on his these experiences and his journeys.

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