Indigenous voice to parliament

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Guide to Indigenous voice to parliament wins Abia book of the year
Thomas Mayo and Kerry O’Brien’s The Voice to Parliament Handbook hailed ‘a poignant’ referendum reminder, winning alongside controversial sex education book Welcome to Sex

Kelly Burke

09, May, 2024 @12:45 PM

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Ten lawyers tell court Lehrmann may have leaked confidential material to Spotlight program – as it happened
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Caitlin Cassidy and Emily Wind (earlier)

02, Apr, 2024 @7:37 AM

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Misinformation about South Australia’s Indigenous voice to parliament spreads online
Factcheckers say claims about First Nations people getting ‘special rights’ echo the falsehoods in the federal no campaign

Tory Shepherd

01, Mar, 2024 @5:30 AM

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Secretive firm behind voice no campaign billed taxpayers almost $135,000 via Coalition MPs, documents show
Exclusive: Whitestone Strategic, which has close ties to rightwing lobby group Advance, was paid to craft messaging on topics such as vaccine mandates and renewable energy

Ariel Bogle and Sarah Basford Canales

29, Feb, 2024 @2:00 PM

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Meta’s oversight board to review allegedly misleading Facebook posts from lead-up to Indigenous voice referendum
Two removed posts showed screenshots of tweets shared by Australian Electoral Commission about voting multiple times

Josh Taylor

09, Feb, 2024 @6:34 AM

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Rightwing lobby group Advance Australia doubles donation revenue but half of donors unknown
Campaigner for no vote in voice referendum received $5.2m last financial year, 47% of it ‘dark money’ from sources not revealed publicly

Sarah Basford Canales and Nick Evershed

02, Feb, 2024 @11:00 PM

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Albanese government under pressure to reveal next moves after failed referendum
Exclusive: Indigenous representatives want the federal government to accelerate its plans on closing the gap, including delivering significant funding

Josh Butler and Lorena Allam

23, Jan, 2024 @11:00 PM

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TikTok repeatedly urged AEC to join app during voice campaign, FoI reveals
Exclusive: calls to electoral watchdog came despite Australia banning use of platform on government devices

Ariel Bogle

21, Dec, 2023 @2:00 PM

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Jacinta Price declined 52 ABC interview requests to discuss Indigenous voice referendum
A report by the national broadcaster found the prominent no campaigner ‘did not agree to a single interview on a major broadcast program’

Tory Shepherd

04, Dec, 2023 @6:09 AM

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More public servants feeling bullied or harassed, survey finds – as it happened
All the day’s news as it unfolded

Caitlin Cassidy and Amy Remeikis (earlier)

29, Nov, 2023 @7:36 AM

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How the Indigenous voice referendum could have passed with bipartisan support – in charts
Support among Coalition voters dropped after the Liberal party came out in opposition to the referendum in April, data reveals

Josh Nicholas

28, Nov, 2023 @2:00 PM

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Pat Dodson leaves national stage, warning Australia not to wallow in ‘disagreement and division’ | Katharine Murphy
The WA senator known as the father of reconciliation departs parliamentary life with a ‘sense of sorrow’ at the failure of voice to parliament referendum

Katharine Murphy

28, Nov, 2023 @2:00 PM

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