ABC Indigenous

ABC Indigenous

@ABCIndigenous

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Following4.6K

Home of #BlackAs #KikiandKitty, #BlueWaterEmpire, #MysteryRoad, #Cleverman, #ABCBlackComedy. This is an official @ABCAustralia account. RT not endorsement.

Australia
Joined on March 09, 2009
Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @ABCIndigenous and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
2 hours
Average replies
11
Average retweets
43
Average likes
139
Tweets with photos
5 / 100
Tweets with videos
11 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

9. in country Australia and category Film & Music Industry

99. in country Australia and category Entertainment

738. in category Film & Music Industry

"It's like a biography... Polly was a member of the Stolen Generation and he grew up in a children's home, and it was important to the family that his entire history was told.” History for sale as Graham 'Polly' Farmer's football treasures go to auction. https://t.co/zWKwwxSEsW

"We're grieving for the families that have lost their homes and for what we've lost personally in the fires... I'm grieving for the plants, the animals, the birds.” Mogo's scattered Indigenous families are still grieving, six months after the bushfires. https://t.co/XCaoGBB3IR

ABC News
19 hours ago

Thousands maintain the rage in Brisbane over black deaths in custody https://t.co/u7C8zhGUbN

Quoted @lukehgomes

If you were a public housing tenant watching this, I'm not sure you'd feel reassured by this press conference.

Well, no, if you’re a blackfella in public housing, for example, you’ve just been told by the premier that “the police presence and police operation will be unprecedented." Serious questions need to be asked about whether migrant and Indigenous services had any input on this. https://t.co/JAdoknow4X

"I just wanna say I am black and I'm proud and I want to thank the rest of Australia for supporting this.” Sam Newman, Don Scott, Mike Sheahan settle dispute with Nicky Winmar over racism protest. https://t.co/DWnZk5s5SJ

While the govt decides whether it can close the gap within *73 years*, here are the inspiring black women not waiting for strategies and targets - just doing the work. Terrific piece on @730 last night by @isabellahiggins https://t.co/Bmb2NqXYqY

🎧Listen🎧 'That's insanity'; Roy Ah-See can't see new Closing the Gap plan producing a different result. https://t.co/ln8rOaGVM3

"The role that I hope to play and the role I've always played … in life, professionally and personally, has always been the ability to bring people together.” Australia appoints first Indigenous consul-general to the US. https://t.co/dR3FuesEth

"I think that Parks management, including the director of Parks, has dismissed the concerns of Aboriginal people.” Kakadu board pushes vote of no confidence against park director. https://t.co/jHjgyGaJh1

"We need to resolve this problem with the government and let the government stop turning its cheek and saying there's no racism here — there is." Black Lives Matter rally in Kempsey demands justice for deaths in custody. https://t.co/OsYyCOOHU4

ICYMI: Close the Gap rejig draft agreed, but new targets have not been revealed. https://t.co/QjQLBekjIO

"Thank you to everyone who's reached out and told me how much Sammy's picture really gave them strength and hope.” Alice Springs toddler takes social media by storm. https://t.co/2U9xPfs2c7

"Any other portfolio, you would be asking for the Minister's resignation. Yet in Indigenous Affairs, there is just continual apathy." @amymcquire says she hopes new #ClosingTheGap targets will achieve real change but for now, she remains cynical. #TheDrum. https://t.co/ZgpJ1FJeYt

abc730
2 days ago

The Closing the Gap plan was supposed to improve persistent gaps in #Indigenous health, education and employment, but 12 years on it has failed. #abc730 @isabellahiggins #CloseTheGap https://t.co/NZpAAdflme

"It was a long time coming but the main thing was to keep COVID out and keep our elders safe.” Checkpoints go at most Queensland Indigenous communities after coronavirus lockdown. https://t.co/CX0ETQGY0f

How ‘Speaking Out’ blazed a trail in telling First Nations stories. From Mabo to the Uluru Statement: The story of Speaking Out, the ABC program that's been through it all. 📻 https://t.co/AAJIpMtgzy @abcspeakingout

"The sign was a divisive response to the Black Lives Matter movement." A sign depicting Pauline Hanson pulled down after community call-out in Rockhampton. https://t.co/KBUOITYFGz

#BREAKING

🏟️ St Kilda, North Melbourne, Essendon, Western Bulldogs, Richmond and Carlton will relocate to Queensland for the rest of the @AFL season.

☀️ QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says four teams will be based at Gold Coast and two at Sunshine Coast. More to come. #AFL https://t.co/lduOL7OWTX

#BREAKING 🏟️ St Kilda, North Melbourne, Essendon, Western Bulldogs, Richmond and Carlton will relocate to Queensland for the rest of the @AFL season. ☀️ QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says four teams will be based at Gold Coast and two at Sunshine Coast. More to come. #AFL https://t.co/lduOL7OWTX

"[Wuunamin-Miliwundi] is a combination of the Ngarinyin and Bunuba traditional names for those ranges." WA Government confirms King Leopold Ranges to be renamed the Wunaamin-Miliwundi Ranges. https://t.co/L3HrcNU884

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