Can The Eggs Be Unscrambled?

Bailey, Peter
July 2010
Legaldate;Jul2010, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p2
The article discusses the bills introduced by Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's government in 2009 to eliminate racial discrimination involved in the 2007 Northern Territory Emergency Response Act (NTERA) by reinstating the 1975 Racial Discrimination Act (RDA). Ways in which NTERA involved aspects of indigenous personal, family and community life are described. Parts of NTERA that the government modified include the rollback of leases, the income management program (IMP), and community powers to seek exemption from the liquor prohibition.


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