Tony Letford

What to do about Yuendumu?

18 June 2022 9:00 am

Where black female lives appear not to matter

Aussie life

4 June 2022 9:00 am

In last Saturday’s Weekend Australian, Professor Peter Sutton, an internationally recognised anthropologist and linguist, wrote ‘Indigenous identity has become such…

Aussie life

21 May 2022 9:00 am

The education of the young is an essential component for the transmission of culture from one generation to the next.…

Humanity's limitless potential for evil

16 April 2022 4:00 am

In last Saturday’s Weekend Australian, Geoffrey Robertson argued that sanctions against Putin and his supporters must be tightened, (What responsibility do…

Can the ABC be accused of racism?

31 March 2022 12:00 pm

I think it’s a legitimate question. With monotonous regularity, we get fact-free, ideological rants masquerading as news on their various…

Tricky tragedies: Ukraine and Afghanistan

23 March 2022 2:00 pm

Six months ago the West’s media was focused on the unfolding tragedy in Afghanistan. The evening news was full of…

Building boom

5 March 2022 9:00 am

Spending millions whilst airbrushing the past

The return of the racism versus rape debate

11 September 2021 9:00 am

Is the West really prepared for an influx of angry young male Afghan refugees?

Hey Joe, I warned you what would happen…!

28 August 2021 9:00 am

The fall of Kabul was predicted. By me.

Black Parents Matter

19 June 2021 9:00 am

The ABC of Aboriginal child delinquency

The next Vietnam

15 May 2021 9:00 am

Gentlemen, start your helicopter engines...

Voice, treaty, truth?

8 May 2021 9:00 am

We are lying to ourselves about the reasons behind Aboriginal disadvantage

Aussie life

17 April 2021 9:00 am

In a recent edition of The Drum on the ABC, host Ellen Fanning addressed the issue of Aboriginal deaths in…

Sacred sites – a warning to us all

13 March 2021 9:00 am

We are being misled about indigenous history

Australian notes

20 February 2021 9:00 am

Rudd fancies himself as Metternich The latest edition of Foreign Affairs, the American foreign policy journal, contains yet another article…

Pearls of wisdom

16 January 2021 9:00 am

Can the reintroduction of indigenous languages save dysfunctional communities?

They are spitting in our face

5 December 2020 9:00 am

China has no problem with flouting international rules and laws

Welcome to Boola Bardip

28 November 2020 9:00 am

Buddy, can you spare me a lazy twenty million?

Auty, Albrechtsen and the fate of the West

5 September 2020 9:00 am

Question: why do so many academics favour Marx?

Gum stuck to the bottom of China’s shoe

16 May 2020 9:00 am

Time to shift our attention to India

Q&A hits a new low

5 November 2019 3:36 pm

When I was at university four decades ago, debate raged about the evils of racism, capitalism, colonialism, orientalism and of…

Warri and Yatungka

27 February 2016 9:00 am

Warri and Yatungka