Shorten proposes stolen generation compensation

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Will compensation help surviving members of the Stolen Generation?

10 years after the apology, the Closing the Gap report showed huge discrepancies still exist between white and black Australia.

The Opposition Leader Bill Shorten today proposed a compensation package for some surviving members of the Stolen Generation.

But some are asking whether it will really make a difference, or if it is mere lip-service to the Indigenous community.

 

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Tuesday, February 13 2018
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Featured in storyMalarndirri McCarthy, Labor Senator Ian Hamm, Stolen Generation Reference Committee, Healing FoundationProfessor Gracelyn Smallwood AO
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