Linda Burney


Doubts over progress of 12-year national family violence plan

An audit of the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children has cast doubt over its effectiveness, highlighting issues around monitoring and reporting.
Journal article

Taking ‘a rightful place in our own country’:Indigenous self-determination and the Australian people

This article presents an edited transcript of Linda Burney's speech given to the colloquium at the Whitlam Institute held on the 21st February 2018. Burney indicates the state of play in the Labor Party's response to the ‘Uluru Statement from the Heart’ at that time...

7th Vincent Lingiari memorial lecture

Linda Burney is the first Aboriginal person to be elected to the NSW Parliament and also the first woman to deliver the lecture which honours the memory of the Gurindji strike leader. In this oration, she argues for truth in the telling of Australian history...