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I Am Sorry - a National Apology in Australia

By V, published on Feb 12, 2008

... has been unaffected by this forcible removal policy and successive policies of ‘assimilation,’ which saw many aboriginal women raped and kept as sex slaves.

Eleven years after the Human Rights Commission said the Federal Parliament should apologize to Indigenous Australians, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd will this afternoon say sorry. Only two months into a new government – with the previous, Howard government persisting in declining to acknowledge reconciliation efforts - I am here to witness something that I and millions of other Australians have marched and petitioned for, for a... (more)

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