Arrests are continuing after tensions between police and Aboriginal
youth in Sydney’s inner city suburb of Redfern broke out into open
clashes on the night of 15 February following the death of a young
Aboriginal boy believed to have been being chased by police.
Eighteen months after the left-wing Alliance Party in Aotearoa/New
Zealand suffered a damaging split and the loss of all its remaining MPs
in a snap general election, there are signs that the party is (somewhat
belatedly) trying to reconnect with its working class support.