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  • US uncovers 500 deaths at Native American boarding schools so far

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A first-of-its-kind federal study of Native American boarding schools that for more than a century sought to assimilate Native children into white society has identified more than 500 student deaths in the institutions , but officials expect that figure to grow exponentially as research continues. The Interior Department report released Wednesday […]