Racism ‘a factor’ in child removal

Mar 17, 2015 by Saffron Howden

Racism ‘a factor’ in child removal
Protesters campaign against the removal of Aboriginal children. Credit: Paddy Gibson
In its 2014 publication, Indigenous Child Safety, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) also found the death rate for Indigenous children from intentional self-harm was nearly seven times the rate for non-Indigenous kids.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2015-03-racism-factor-child.html#jCp

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