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Apology to Australia's Indigenous Peoples

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TitleApology to Australia's Indigenous Peoples
Author(s)Rudd, Kevin, Prime Minister
Date 2008
DescriptionThis page includes audio, video and text of the historic apology, read by Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on behalf of the government and the parliament of Australia, extended to all Indigenous peoples who were mistreated as a consequence of official government policy. The declaration of an apology to members of the stolen generations is intended to usher in a new era of recognition and reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australia.
Publication detailsHouse of Representatives : Parliamentary Debates
Subject(s)Government policy; Social conditions
URL(s)http://www.australia.gov.au/about-australia/our-country/our-people/apology-to-australias-indigenous-peoples
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