Congress explores creation of truth commission for U.S. Indian Boarding Schools

Thousands of children were taken. Many never came home.

By: - May 13, 2022 4:09 am

The Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania around 1890. (Photo from the Library of Congress)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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