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Stewart Indian School Football Team, 1944, Carson City. (Photo: Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Museum)

Nevada Current

Democrats seek support services for survivors of Native American boarding schools

by Allison Winter, Nevada Current August 24, 2021 WASHINGTON — Democratic lawmakers are pushing federal agencies to provide support for survivors of and communities affected by American Indian boarding school policies, the decades-long practice of forcibly sending Native American children to faraway boarding schools that rejected their tribal cultures. Sen. Elizabeth

By Nevada State News