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Indigenously

“A Twin Policy”

How the U.S. weaponized education to take Indigenous lands

Indigenously Illustration (Earthguide / Univ. of California, iStock, Carlisle Indian School Digital Resources)

Only recently, the legacy of Federal Indian boarding schools was a national secret — everywhere, that is but in Indian Country. Now such truths about the violence, the rapes, the orchestrated plan to seize Indigenous lands have many Americans grappling to understand such tucked-away atrocity. Instead of discounting the deaths of Native…

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Jenni Monet

Jenni Monet

Journalist and media critic reporting on Indigenous Affairs | Founder of the weekly newsletter @Indigenous_ly | K’awaika (Laguna Pueblo) jennimonet.com