Towering figure Noel Pearson delivers strong words on long-running thorn in side of Australian polity

By Robyn Ferrell
February 4 2022 - 1:00pm
Towering Indigenous political figure Noel Pearson. Picture: Martin Jones
  • Mission: Essays, Speeches and Ideas, by Noel Pearson. Black Inc., $49.99.

What happened to the promise of Barak Obama's post-racial United States of America? This is Noel Pearson's main question, in an essay that fronts this new collection.