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Kon Vatskalis on NT Chief Minister Terry Mills and the lost weekend

Kon Vatskalis on NT Chief Minister Terry Mills and the lost weekend

Terry Mills has travelled to Japan to find some gas for the NT and promote the NT economy. Will he still have a job when he gets back?

On “boys”, “little boys” and the politics of intra-racial discrimination in the Northern Territory

On “boys”, “little boys” and the politics of intra-racial discrimination in the Northern Territory

For mine, Anderson used "boys" and "little boys" as dog-whistles to the broader Aboriginal community in the NT to send a barely-encoded message that the pretenders to the Mills throne are no more than boys, uncircumcised (or sub-incised) grown men unworthy of consideration as men.

Dear Chief Minister … I’m “embarrassed and ashamed” to be a member of the CLP

Dear Chief Minister … I’m “embarrassed and ashamed” to be a member of the CLP

The lack of communication and compassion by this Government is bordering on outright contempt for the people of the Northern Territory and I hate to say it but I am embarrassed even ashamed to say I am a Member of this Party. Unfortunately after campaigning on lowering the cost of living the Party has forfeited its right to balance the budget as a matter of priority and should realise it is not in a position to balance the budget over people’s livelihoods.

NT Deputy C-M Robyn Lambley: “I’m from Alice Springs, there is a lot I don’t know about Darwin”

NT Deputy C-M Robyn Lambley: “I’m from Alice Springs, there is a lot I don’t know about Darwin”

Robyn Lambley on the media: “By placing our own advertisement and paying for it, we can word it the way we like in a very clear fashion so the people of the Northern Territory get it correctly given to them rather than relying on journalists and their interpretation.”

Defending Bess Price from The Oz, Gary Johns and the “southern Monday morning quarterbacks”

Defending Bess Price from The Oz, Gary Johns and the “southern Monday morning quarterbacks”

Johns, Price and her supporters and advisers and the editorial team at The Australian need to wake up to the realisation that as much as they may dislike it the politics of racial division have little place in the contemporary Northern Territory.New Chief Minister Terry Mills has made clear that in relation to Aboriginal issues his CLP government will concentrate on the politics of unity - not division.