Indigenous Voice to Parliament: Peter Dutton warns of divisive, 'Orwellian' Voice, Linda Burney lashes disinformation

Karen Barlow
Updated May 22 2023 - 4:29pm, first published 2:20pm
Opposition leader Peter Dutton. Picture by Keegan Carroll
Opposition leader Peter Dutton. Picture by Keegan Carroll

Opposition Leader Peter Dutton has described the proposed Indigenous Voice to Parliament as a "reckless roll of the dice" which would have an Orwellian effect and "take our country backwards not forwards".

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on

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