August 5, 2021

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What to know about Canada’s residential schools and the unmarked graves found nearby – The Washington Post

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About 150,000 Indigenous children were sent to the schools, often forcibly, where they were barred from speaking their languages and practicing their traditions. Many faced physical and sexual abuse, according to Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which was set up in 2008 to investigate the schools.

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