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Patrick Dodson
Labor Senator for Western Australia. Shadow Assistant Minister for Indigenous Affairs and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
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AIEF Feb 13
The incumbent politician Senator Patrick Dodson meets the aspiring politician AIEF Alum Jerome Pang at Parliament House today
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Patrick Dodson Feb 7
We need a new form of engagement with First Nations people
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Patrick Dodson Dec 16
This is the first Reconciliation Action Plan or RAP that has been developed, negotiated and agreed by any political party in Australia. I want to acknowledge and her team for pulling this plan together.
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Patrick Dodson Dec 16
The current Community Development Program is discriminatory, punitive and ineffective. A Labor Government will abolish and replace it - and deliver community development as it is meant to be, as Vincent Lingiari would have wanted.
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Patrick Dodson Dec 13
Australian universities can only benefit from more First Nations thinkers
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Patrick Dodson Dec 6
Today I would like to recognise David Ross for his long and illustrious career with the CLC. I have always had a deep respect for his dedication, work ethic and unwavering passion for First Nations rights in Central Australia, and I am proud to be Rossy's friend and supporter
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Straight Talk Nov 28
Straight Talking with the Hon.Ken Wyatt, MP, the Hon.Linda Burney, MP, Senator Malarndirri McCarthy and Senator Patrick Dodson
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Patrick Dodson Nov 29
It’s time to proudly recognise our First Nations Peoples in our Constitution, so that it might be a Constitution for all Australians. A Labor Government, together with First Nations people will make the Voice a reality - including a pathway to a referendum.
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Patrick Dodson Nov 26
Yesterday marked the reconciliation of two proud Australian souls, a loving couple who have made our country a better place, a more harmonious place and a more reconciled nation. Vale Mrs Mabo
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Patrick Dodson Nov 26
Vale Mrs Mabo AO, a true matriarch of reconciliation. Because of her, we can.
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Yawuru Nov 23
Very proud to be joint winners at with the Institute for Urban Indigenous Health. Thanks for the recognition
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Patrick Dodson Nov 19
This Friday I will be attending the 2018 Indigenous Governance Awards . These awards are about recognising and supporting First Nations led organisations in Australia for their initiatives to create long lasting change in their communities.
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Patrick Dodson Nov 18
The postponed Close the Gap Refresh process has been a shambles from the beginning. If Aboriginal peak body organisations have not been consulted, nor has Labor’s Indigenous Caucus, who has?
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Patrick Dodson Nov 12
Jabiru has finally been returned to its rightful owners
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Aboriginal History WA Nov 10
It is estimated that around 1000 Aboriginal people fought in WWI. In WA alone, at least 130 men sought to enlist, with 83 going on to serve overseas, 12 of which would never make it home. Today we acknowledge & honour the contribution of all servicemen to our military service
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Patrick Dodson Nov 8
Last night I got to congratulate Jonathan, Mark, Bayden and Kassam for graduating with a Certificate 3 in Civil Construction. We need to see more businesses adopt a long term view of employment for young First Nations people. Well done boys.
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Patrick Dodson Nov 7
Congratulations Michael
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Aboriginal Health in Aboriginal Hands Nov 6
Aboriginal Health News Delegates agree unanimously to motion that the is discriminatory and is causing significant harm, hardship , distress and they call on cross bench senators to reject the Bill in its entirety j
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Patrick Dodson Oct 24
Yirimalay college is a fantastic place for young First Nations people.
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Patrick Dodson Oct 23
A great occasion to have Australia’s first female Prime Minister recognised for her grace, compassion, humility and humanity.
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