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Failure to compensate Stolen Generations a barrier to reconciliation: Gooda
Posted on December 09, 2014
Warren Barnsley

The Social Justice Commissioner, Mick Gooda, says reparations for members of the Stolen Generations should be a priority.

In his annual report card on Indigenous affairs, Mr Gooda (pictured) reports on an unsuccessful test case for compensation in Western Australia concerning a family who had their children removed in 1950s and 60s.

He says the failure of governments to remedy past policies is a barrier to justice.


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