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The ‘No’ campaign bid to ‘create confusion’

A moment of confusion disrupted the final day of the parliamentary inquiry into the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice referendum this week. Former prime minister Tony Abbott, who once held the shadow Indigenous...

Dutton refuses to identify ‘Elders’ he met over the Voice

Peter Dutton won’t say what her name is. He won’t say where he spoke to her. All he will say is that she is an “Aunty” whom he met “recently at a function”. This vague description is...

The Indigenous No campaign is not Jacinta Nampijinpa Price and Warren Mundine

The No campaign fronted by prominent Black conservatives reeks of hypocrisy and self-interest — and drowns out other opposition. Just as we expected, the mainstream media has equated the No campaign with Indigenous conservatives like...

Alice Springs shows why the media struggles to fact-check moral panic

Bad-faith actors are going to act in bad faith. As the Alice Springs saga has shown, Australian media needs to get better at recognising this. As the breathless amplification of Dutton’s unsubstantiated claims in Alice...

Alice Springs sexual assault lies and distortions

Did anyone watch insiders and boofhead give huge time to misinformation Price and then compound the lies with a useless graph that said not much and then boofhead added his spin. WTF It took...

Ku Klux Klan Historical 1

35,000 members of the Ku Klux Klan marched When at least 35,000 members of the Ku Klux Klan marched down Pennsylvania Avenue in August 1925, the surprise was not just the size of the crowd...

First Nations people shouldn’t have to wait for a referendum to get a Voice to Parliament

As the entitled self-serving Michaelia Cash, failed ex politicians Cory Bernardi and Tony Abbott join forces with the ratbag far-right-fringe https://www.theguardian.com/.../liberals-accused-of... promoting racist Trump style lies and miss-information with utter crap like this "If...

Voice from The Heart

The Uluru Statement from the Heart outlines the path forward for recognising Indigenous Australians in the nation's constitution. It was endorsed with a standing ovation by a gathering of 250 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

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