First Nations political party

From thewire – independent current affairs on community radio around Australia

“Aboriginal Party hopes to stand in NT election

Produced by Tara Egan

Australia’s first Indigenous political party has been officially registered and plans to contest the next federal election. For now though it has it’s sights on the Northern Territory and other states. The Australian Electoral Commission officially registered the First Nations political party this year, and it has now applied to the Noethern Territory Electoral Commission for registration. In this story: Japarta Ryan, President of the First Nations political party and David Carment, Professor of History at the Charles Darwin University”

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