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Whitlam Interviewed By Willesee On 10th Anniversary of The Dismissal

This is an interview Gough Whitlam gave to Michael Willesee on the tenth anniversary of the Dismissal.

Whitlam had returned to Australia from his post in Paris as Ambassador to UNESCO in order to launch his new book, The Whitlam Government 1972-1975.

The interview was telecast on Channel 7.

  • Watch Whitlam and Willesee (21m)

Five Days Before The Dismissal, Michael Willesee Interviews Gough Whitlam

Gough Whitlam gave an extended television interview to Michael Willesee on November 6, 1975, just five days before the Dismissal.

Willesee questioned Whitlam at length about the constitutional crisis, the Loans Affair and Whitlam’s allegations about Country Party leader Doug Anthony’s links to CIA figures. [Read more…]