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Australia eyes indigenous recognition vote

by Marie McInerney | Dec 15, 2014

More than a century after its constitution was drafted, Australia is edging closer to formally recognising Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the nation's first people.

Changing the constitution to recognise the nation's first people is not about politics, says Mike Baird, premier of New South Wales - Australia's biggest state. It's about righting a wrong.

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