stolen generation


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stolen generation

n
(Historical Terms) Austral Aboriginal children removed from their families and placed in institutions or fostered by White families between 1910 and 1970
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We want reparations for the stolen generation, Australia's version of the sixties scoop, and land rights, including Native title as provided for under the Native Title Act 1993," Thomas told Windspeaker.
On the tenth anniversary of the National Apology, the Andrews Labor Government is paying tribute to the Stolen Generation.
Understanding the story of the situation of where these works were created at Carrolup during the stolen generation period of the 1940s just makes the works even that more compelling.
With notable exceptions, including the efforts of Stolen Generation deniers on the extreme right, the prevailing mode of discourse became one of sentimentalization centered on the suffering of children rather than political and other restitution for Indigenous Australians.
The book is structured across one year 2008; the year of The Apology made to Nan's Stolen Generation.
Raised in Coolbellup, in Perth's south, Ngoombujarra, a member of the Stolen Generation won 3 Australian Film Institute Awards for his roles in
39) Christine Forster, 'The Stolen Generation and the Victims Compensation Tribunal: The "Writing In" of Aboriginality to "Write Out" a Right to Compensatory Redress for Sexual Assault' (2002) 25 University of New South Wales Law Journal 185, 191.
I had chosen the intervention as my topic because of its terrifying similarities to the Stolen Generation.
Inside the parliament were 100 members of the stolen generation, who had been invited by the government to witness the momentous event.
the last few years this has all been coming out and the apology, the Stolen Generation apology, that was just fantastic to think that we had a Prime Minister that had the guts to say, yes this did happen and yes this was wrong.
Perhaps older kids could handle some experiential learning but these things have to be handled really carefully by people with the right experience, who have consulted with stolen generation members," Weston said.