S: The Stolen Generation
FC: Stolen Generation | By Georgia and Eleanor.
1: The stolen generation was when aboriginal children where taken from their families and put into a camp and made to be slaves for people. They got released from the camp at the age of 18.
2: Elizabeth Hyland wrote a letter in 1998 to apologise for the poor treatment towards the aboriginals.
3: Children as young as babies where taken and they never saw their parents again.
5: In 2008 Kevin Rudd decided to apologise for the very poor way people had acted towards aborigines.
6: Because Kevin Rudd apoligised sorry day is now a very happy day for all aborigines.
7: Australia Day is now called "invitation day" because that is the day that the :white people" took over the land.
8: The children were scared and they lived in fear for the rest of their lives. | In the 1800's the governor was given the permission to take away any child and keep them in a camp.
9: 100,000 children were taken and they were kept in a camp and then were made slaves.