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Australian Broadcasting Corporation gives reporters green light to call January 26 ‘Invasion Day’ – The West Australian

The ABC says its reporters are free to refer to January 26 as ‘Invasion Day’, after the public broadcaster was forced to defend its decision to use the term in…

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The Australian Broadcasting Corporation says its presenters and staff are free to refer to January 26 as Invasion Day.
It comes after the public broadcaster was forced to defend its decision to use the term in a story on the ABC News website in the face of public criticism.
The story, posted yesterday under the title Australia Day/Invasion Day 2021 events for Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and Darwin, went on to describe the January 26 public holiday as one of the…

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