First Australians on Maori TV

Tuesday May 4 at 8.30 PM on Maori TV

Tonight: The stories of the Stolen Generation are examined. Gladys Gilligan is one of more than 50,000 half-caste children plucked from her family and sent to a mission. The Chief Protector of Aborigines, A.O. Neville, institutionalises her first son, orders Gladys’ arrest and she is denied permission to marry three times – but she remains resolutely independent.

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