The Questions Everyone’s Asking About The Referendum

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Published Aug 9, 2022, 8:00 PM

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has called on Australians to vote yes in a referendum on an Indigenous Voice to Parliament. But not everyone is on board, that includes First Nations people too. 

In this episode of The Quicky, we look at the arguments for and against the Uluru Statement From The Heart recommendations, and why some believe the referendum could halt debate on the topic for years to come. 

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Host: Claire Murphy

With thanks to:

Professor Marcia Langton - Iman Woman, Foundation Chair of Australian Indigenous Studies at the University of Melbourne, Member of the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Indigenous Australians

Lidia Thorpe - Greens Senator 

      Producer: Claire Murphy

      Executive Producer: Kally Borg

      Audio Producer: Thom Lion

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