The Forgotten Australians

2014

July 21, 2014

3.0 75 x
One year after the National Apology, The Forgotten Australians brings to light the untold shameful history of Australia's care institutions. Moving, honest and enlightening, the program tells for the first time the stories and suffering of thousands of Australian children, who were put into care in a system that was unscrutinised and overburdened. Many of the children in these homes and orphanages suffered physical or psychological abuse, and all were emotionally neglected. (Commissioned by SBS...
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