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Sky News host Andrew Bolt has called on Indigenous Affairs Minister KenWyattMP to apologise for 'his part' in 'Australia's greatest literary hoax'.

Sky News host Andrew Bolt has called on Indigenous Affairs Minister Ken Wyatt to apologise for "his part" in "Australia's greatest literary hoax". Mr Wyatt should apologise for having promoted historian Bruce Pascoe, and for "sacking an advisor, a whistleblower who called Pascoe a fake," Mr Bolt said. Mr Bolt discussed Pascoe's book 'Dark Emu' which has been criticised for its accuracy.

Aboriginal lawyer and businesswoman, Josephine Cashman, who was the advisor that was sacked by Ken Wyatt, spoke to Mr Bolt about the unfolding issues. "I think I was sacked because I was asking too many questions," Ms Cashman said. "I was asking a lot of questions because there is - it's a fact - a lot of corruption in Aboriginal organisations". "Why do you think he's being defended like this, it's just quite extraordinary," Mr Bolt said.

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