Geoff Gallop

Geoff Gallop

Geoff Gallop was premier of Western Australia from 2001 to 2006.

Geoff Gallop reviews 'Father Of The House: The memoirs of Kim E. Beazley' by Kim E. Beazley

February 2009, no. 308 01 February 2009
Geoff Gallop reviews 'Father Of The House: The memoirs of Kim E. Beazley' by Kim E. Beazley
I will always remember the first time I heard Kim Beazley Sr speak. It was at Kingswood College at the University of Western Australia, a year or two before the election of the Whitlam government. He spoke on the question of Aboriginal land rights, culture and spirituality. It was a spellbinding address which put the sword to the prevailing doctrine of assimilation. It wasn’t just the content of ... (read more)