US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP

US to review dark history of Native American boarding schools to ‘uncover the truth’

  • For more than 150 years, indigenous children were taken from their communities and forced into boarding schools that focused on assimilation
  • US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said: ‘We must shed light on the unspoken traumas of the past’

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US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
US Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks at the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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