Indigenous Affairs Minister, Jenny Macklin, has ignored all reports regarding the value of CDEP (Community Development Education Projects). The result is that the once thriving township of Toomelah has plummeted into a chaos of violence, vandalism and jailtime.
What’s happening to the partnership of the labour and The Greens? Are they at war? Is the honeymoon over?
For answers to these vexing questions, Tim Brunero spoke to New Matilda’s Ben Eltham.
Producer: Sue Reece