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Unformatted text preview: institutions. They were taught to be laborers. White people thought aborigines were inferior to white people estimated 100,000 children were removed from their homes, where kids never saw their parents/siblings again. These children were known as the stolen generation. 1997 – brining them home report found that these children had been abused sexually, physically exploited and became alcohols brining them home report proved that sexual and physical abuse of the children had been common . prime minister John Howard refused to make a national apology. Said that this generation should not be responsible for the mistakes of the past. 1997- passed a motion of regret 2007- the new labor government promises to make an official apology feb. 13,2008 Kevin Rudd issues an official apology to the stolen generation but rules out an official compensation 13:22 13:22...
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- Fall '11
- common wealth, aborigines protection board., common wealth citizenship, aboriginal progressive association., wealth electoral act, Kevin Rudd issues