Aboriginal Australia: Five per cent of the population, almost 60 per cent of the prison inmates

if it’s happening there, it is happening here in the US too – journalism has fallen into a trash heap of lies

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By Jason Thomas, SBS, Dec 2, 2014

More than half of young Australians in juvenile detention facilities identify Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples, according to a report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare released yesterday. 

In the June 2014 quarter, during an average night, 59 per cent of the 738 inmates aged 10-17 in detention (434 people) were Indigenous.

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