We just don't want to believe that corruption and abuse against innocent families and children exists in Canada and the United States. In most peoples minds such things only exist in third world countries! Quoted from: http://revealingtruthinnovascotia.blogspot.com.au/
Use of the boarding school as a tool to assimilate Native Americans in the United States was the brainchild of Lieutenant Pratt of the United States Army. These boarding schools were official U. government policy from the until the .
A timeline of residential schools and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission outlines the history of residential schools and the role of the Canadian government. This article educates and documents the facts on residential schools in Canada.
This is a picture of students at the Carlisle Industrial Indian School in Carlisle, PA. This school was one of many Native American Indian schools that used assimilationist ideologies to "kill the Indian and save the man" (Henry Pratt).