Category: Opinion Published Date
Speech supplied by Gerard Richardson
Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform, delivered this speech to the World Indigenous Housing Conference on 13th June 2012 in Vancouver, Canada.
I would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, and pay my respects to their elders past and present.
"Police just took our kids at the point of their guns"
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