Northern Territory election – low turn-out and intervention?

11 August 2008. Intervention Resistance Action Group (IRAG) Media release- for immediate release

“Labor’s intervention roll out contributes to low voter turn-out: campaigners

Anti-intervention campaigners in Alice Springs have today argued that a lack of confidence amongst Aboriginal people in the political process has contributed to the historically low voter turn-out in the NT government elections.”

Full media release.
http://rollbacktheintervention.wordpress.com/media/

For a contra view on low turn-out see
http://blogs.abc.net.au/antonygreen/2008/08/turnout-at-the.html#more