Indigenous leaders break silence after voice defeat

By Maeve Bannister
Updated October 21 2023 - 1:10pm, first published 1:05pm
The referendum's failure could not be separated from a "deep-seated racism", NT land councils said. (Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)
The referendum's failure could not be separated from a "deep-seated racism", NT land councils said. (Darren England/AAP PHOTOS)

Indigenous leaders have warned the mistakes of the past will be repeated after Australians overwhelmingly rejected a proposal to enshrine a voice in the constitution.