Erasing Indigenous Heritage — The Atlantic

For nearly a century, the Canadian government took indigenous Canadians from their families and placed them in church-run boarding schools, forcibly assimilating them to Western culture. Children as young as 2 or 3 years old were taken from their homes, their language extinguished, their culture destroyed. Photographer Daniella Zalcman has been documenting the lingering effects…

via Erasing Indigenous Heritage — The Atlantic

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