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Our children’s lives deserve more than silence

ANALYSIS: Aboriginal Psychologist Dr Tracy Westerman asks, where is the empathy and compassion for Indigenous youth who are taking their own lives?

There has been a deafening silence across this country following the latest Coronial Inquiry into the suicide deaths of 13 young Aboriginal people in the Kimberley, extending beyond the usual non-coverage by mainstream media.

Our political leaders have also been shockingly, and shamefully silent; ignoring the intolerable pain of these young people, who saw death as their only option and their only escape.

Read more here on the SBS NITV News website.

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