Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a black Kenyan father and a white American mother from Kansas, President Barack Obama was raised in Indonesia and then later in Hawaii by his maternal grandparents.
The year 2007 and specifically Sunday, 27 May 2007, marked the 40th Anniversary of Australia's most successful referendum and a defining event in our nation's history.
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that the following program may contain images and voices of deceased persons.
It was set up in 1972 and it's been the focal point for many important protests over the years... but what does the future hold for the tent embassy site?
Lloyd McDermott was the first Aboriginal man to play international rugby for Australia, but within a year it was all over when he refused to play in South Africa as an 'honorary white'.
Darwin has one of the largest populations of homeless Aboriginal people in the country. They're called the "Longgrasses", people who sleep under the stars either by choice or circumstance.
Ripples From Wave Hill is the definitive first-hand account of Australia's first successful land rights campaign as told by the Aboriginal people who fought for their land and the radicals who join
Message Stick ventures into the studio to present “Talking Stick” a series of programs hosted by Miriam Corowa.
An urban perspective on non-Indigenous involvement in the reconciliation movement in Australia.
A follow-up to the earlier Andrew Denton series "Blah Blah Blah", using a late-night chat-show format, and featuring a particular topic for each episode, with comedy sketch segments, vox pop street
A series from a range of highly acclaimed documentaries by award-winning filmmaker - David Goldie.
From time to time, the ABC broadcast a variety of lectures and discussions on topics of general interest.
40,000 Aboriginal people and supporters came from all corners of the country - foot, road, train and air – to march in Sydney on January 26, 1988.
A probing examination of life inside Australian prisons, covering such aspects as the massive cost of running prisons around Australia; the lack of work and activity for prisoners; and the problems
There's never been a better time to be a cadaver. Stripped down to its sellable parts, the recycled human body can be repackaged and sold on for as much as $200,000.
It takes 26 weeks of intense training to make a cop.
In a freezer at Stanford University in California is stored what some say is the most precious collection of blood samples ever assembled.
Set against the beauty of Tasmania's rugged coastline, this four-part series follows a group of highly trained policemen and women as they lead the war against illegal fishing and spearhead search
In this poignant film, we seek to restore a human face to the word refugee.
Documentary maker Simon Target gets up close and personal with some of the more surprising characters at the Bar as they grapple with real cases.
Ep 1 - Joining the Club