Open thread for night owls: How the U.S. stole generations of indigenous children to open the West
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Nick Estes (Lower Brule Sioux Tribe) is assistant professor of American studies at the University of New Mexico and author Our History is the Future Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance. At High Country News, he writes—The U.S. stole generations of Indigenous children to open the West:

Nearly 200 Native children lie buried at the entrance of the Carlisle Barracks in the “Indian Cemetery” — the first thing you see when entering one of...

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