Anthony Dillon

Healthy, safe, quality lives matter more than an Indigenous ‘voice to parliament’

28 November 2019 5:00 am

Much has been written about the demand for an Indigenous voice. While such an idea is necessarily political, I wish…

Indigenous notes

23 November 2019 9:00 am

Beware labeling deaths in custody as racially motivated From time to time we hear about tragic events where a person…

Is Australia really a racist country?

6 September 2019 5:00 am

The title of this article is a question; one that relates to Aboriginal people. So when I talk about whether…

Racism notes

22 September 2018 9:00 am

Taking offence means we all walk on eggshells Recently, a controversial cartoon was drawn of a tennis champion which many…

Blind to their own racism

16 June 2018 9:00 am

As human beings, we often act in ways that are contradictory. Little inconsistencies are fine, but when they become major…

Forget safe spaces, here’s a new solution for the offended

13 December 2017 6:46 am

We hear a lot about the need for safe spaces these days. In this article I discuss another type of…

Australian notes

14 October 2017 9:00 am

Black-on-black hate The problem of violence in Aboriginal communities is well known to anyone with an interest in Aboriginal affairs.…