IN HISTORIC GATHERING, NATION’S INDIGENOUS MPS REJECT HATE AND VOW TO WORK TOGETHER

September 15, 2016

Australia's record-high five Indigenous MPs have vowed to work together across party lines, laying down a shared vision of a united Australia after a week coloured by division.

Liberal frontbencher Ken Wyatt, Labor frontbenchers Pat Dodson and Linda Burney, Labor senator Malarndirri McCarthy and crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie have also proposed a profound shift in the way government engages with Aboriginal people.

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