Well may we say, “God save independent media”…
The early 70s were a time of incredible social, political and cultural change. Gough Whitlam was responsible for a lot of that…well, the political bit anyway.
His reforms, in even the first few weeks of his government there were massive.
Tim Brunero spoke with Professor Jenny Hocking who is the author of Gough Whitlam: A Moment in History and Head of the School of Journalism, Australian and Indigenous Studies at Monash University.