Elders Forum 7 Feb 11
Racism in the Media: The lie that built a Northern Territory Intervention
Chris Graham, founding and former editor of the National Indigenous Times, reveals the truth about the Lateline report which started the Northern Territiory Intervention.
For some background info of Chris' presentation at the July gathering in Alice, please click here
On 21 June 2006 the ABC broadcasted a Lateline report titled "Sexual slavery reported in Indigenous community".
The following day, in response to the story, the Northern Territory government announced the Little Children Are Sacred report, the 6-month inquiry which the Howard government used as the basis for the Northern Territory intervention.