Right Wrongs: 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum - Season 1 Episode 10

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Description The Real Faces Of Ballarat.

After a series of blackface incidents, a group of Indigenous artists based in Ballarat, Victoria decided to respond. They painted a series of portraits featuring some of the local Indigenous community.

Right Wrongs: 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum.

On May 27, 1967, Australians voted in a referendum to change how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people were referred to in the Constitution. Explore these personal stories, opinions and historical recordings of what happened.

How far have we come since 1967?

Featuring: Peter Widmer, Deborah Milera, Edward (Ted) Lovett, Edward (Ted) Laxton, Thomas Marks, Karen Heap, Leah Keegan, Karyn Barker, Myles Walsh, Adrian Rigney, Peter_Shane Rotumah, Murray Harrison, Greg Clark.

Right Wrongs was created and produced by the ABC, NSLA and AIATSIS.

More stories: http://www.abc.net.au/rightwrongs/

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