Tan Grant is an example to everyone of what you can achieve if your ethno-economic narrative hits the right notes and tugs the Big Sister feelz.
Born poor? Tick.
Part indigenous? Tick.
Friends with Marcia Langton? Tick.
Can you read and talk slowly in heavy makeup? Jackpot!
You’re gonna hit the big time baby.
Cadetship with Macquarie Radio Network straight out of uni. Press gallery reporter at 21. Foreign correspondent in his mid-20’s. Current affairs host on Channel 7. SBS, CNN, SBS again, Sky News and then prime-time gigs at their ABC. In 2016, Stan even put it about that he was considering a run at politics.… Read the rest