Opinion

Michelle Grattan | Did Anthony Albanese realise what a rough journey this Voice to Parliament referendum would be?

Michelle Grattan
Updated October 13 2023 - 2:37pm, first published 2:14pm

Anthony Albanese has invested heart, soul and political authority in his battle to change the constitution to establish an Indigenous Voice to Parliament. His tears this week at Uluru, when surrounded and celebrated by Aboriginal women, showed a deep well of emotion.

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Michelle Grattan

Michelle Grattan is a press gallery journalist and former editor of The Canberra Times. She is a professorial fellow at the University of Canberra and writes for The Conversation, where her columns also appear.

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