A People Defined

“A people defined”

From The Australian 12 July 2001, p2.

John Howard might have reservations in recognising it but the term “stolen generation” has just made the latest edition of the Concise Oxford Dictionary.

“Stolen generation. Noun. Australian. The Aboriginal people forcibly removed from their families as children between the 1900s and the 1960s, to be brought up by white foster families of in institutions,” the revised edition released in London says.

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