Some New Zealanders with indigenous Maori heritage wear tattoos on their face or arms that represent their genealogy and are culturally sacred. But uniform rules at the national carrier restrict them from applying for roles such as flight attendant.
The AFL and clubs issue a statement apologising unreservedly to Adam Goodes ahead of the release of a documentary film about the racism that drove him out of the game.
Ahead of the release of the documentary The Final Quarter, a group of past and present Indigenous AFL footballers say they feel angry, ashamed and guilty at the way Adam Goodes was treated towards the end of his career.
The director of a film exploring Adam Goodes's exit from the AFL following sustained booing by opposition fans says the Aboriginal football star found it difficult to watch.
Their ancestors were on opposite sides of a lucrative and devastating mining project that changed a Pacific island forever. And yet, their love bloomed.
The animated Aladdin might be a nostalgic classic for those in their 20s and 30s, but a remake isn't "political correctness gone mad", writes Michelle Smith.
Not all Australians have the same access to free speech. Don't believe me? Just look at what happened to Yassmin Abdel-Magied. And Adam Goodes. And Yumi Stynes. And, probably one day, to me, writes Sami Shah.
The low rates of conviction for hate crimes in Australia raises the question of whether prejudice is being dealt with effectively before it becomes even more dangerous.
For 25 years, an inner-city street corner kept Washington DC's go-go music alive and locals grooving. Then a fancy new apartment complex opened and the music stopped.
Penny Wong says it would send a powerful symbolic message to the region and help weaken negatives stereotypes about Australia if she became the first Asian-Australian foreign minister.