“First Nations affairs have been weaponised in our politics, Labor committed to a truth-telling and treaty process and we will hold the government accountable to their election promise for treaty and truth-telling."
Advance Australia is a slush fund for the far-right, set up as a campaigning arm for the Liberal party to do Peter Dutton’s bidding.
"This is a big win for Traditional Owners who have been standing up to fracking corporations for a decade, backed in by GetUp members every step of the way."
Middle Arm should not be used as a gas hub.
We stand with Traditional Owners saying no to fracking and gas expansion in the Northern Territory
Larissa Baldwin-Roberts on the Voice: “A mandate to say, we are a nation with a whole bunch of unfinished business ands it’s not okay to keep putting it at the bottom of the pile.”
Oct 12th 2023
We only get change if we change the status quo. And I believe that the referendum is one step in the right direction. But we also need to deal with a lot of the unfinished business around land rights in this country, we need to look at how to make sure that people who live in Aboriginal communities in regional and remote areas actually have access to health and housing and education. We want to see treaties.
Aug 25th 2023
With the referendum on the Indigenous voice to parliament fast approaching, the polls show the no vote leading in most states. In this episode of special Full Story series The voice ask me anything, we discuss the recycling of a Howard-era scare campaign, the misrepresentation of First Nations views on the voice, and why the no vote is on the rise.
Aug 17th 2023
GetUp and Construction Forestry Maritime Mining Energy Union (CFMEU) members headed to the party's decision-making forum in South Brisbane today, in protest of climate change, the housing crisis and worker safety.
Aug 16th 2023
"First Nations people make up a small but important part of the vote and campaign that is critical to engaging non-Indigenous voters that are wanting to see genuine embracing from our communities — not government bodies, the same talking heads, corporations and politicians," Ms Baldwin-Roberts said.
Jun 13th 2023
CEO Larissa Baldwin-Roberts is interviewed by Triple J's Hack ahead of the amendments to the referendum Machinery Bill: “We cannot have a referendum that directly impacts First Nations communities, without first ensuring every eligible First Nations person can vote on it.”
Mar 21st 2023
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