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' National  Sorry Day 2015 '  ,    Australia | by butupa
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' National Sorry Day 2015 ' , Australia

Embroidered section of the music manuscript from "Sorry Song" by Kerry Fletcher . Acquired by "National Museum of Australia"

(Artwork - Sandy Ruthven- original member of choir who 1st performed this song in 1998).

Hear or download Sorry Song at - www.sorrysong.com.au

 

See video of hands at - www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvRFvSt3JAA

 

SORRY DAY is on 26 May, the anniversary of the day that the "Bringing Them Home Report" was tabled in Federal Parliament in 1997.

17th ANNIVERSARY - 26th May 2015

 

 

NATIONAL APOLOGY DAY is on 13 Feb, the anniversary of Kevin Rudd's (Prime Minister) speech and a unanimous vote for a motion of Apology in the Federal Parliament in 2008.

 

in the words of Brian Doyle-

 

*** " I can only bow and pray quietly against such unthinkable pain....." ***

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Uploaded on October 11, 2013