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"Sorry" on Survival / Australia Day, National Sorry Day 2015 "such unthinkable theft....."

 

www.sorrysong.com.au

 

www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvRFvSt3JAA

 

Taken on Survival Day/ Australia Day 26.1.2008 as we await the National Apology to the "Stolen Generations" of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, presented by Australias Prime Minister on 13.2.2008. Photo by Dave Keeshan

 

SORRY DAY is on 26 May, the anniversary of the day that the Bringing Them Home report was tabled in Federal Parliament in 1997.NATIONAL APOLOGY DAY is on 13 Feb, the anniversary of Kevin Rudd's speech and a unanimous vote for a motion of apology in the Federal Parliament in 2008.

 

YOU can show your solidarity for genuine remembrance and healing by wearing a native hibiscus flower on May 26, 2015, the 17th anniversary of National Sorry Day.

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**purchase flower pins to wear on Apology Day and Sorry Day from -

www.kimberleystolengeneration.com.au/flower.html

 

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