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Residential School System: State-Sponsored Bullying?
The Residential School System: Was it a Form of State-Sponsored Bullying?
From as early as the mid 1800s through to the late 1900s, scores of Aboriginal children were compelled to attend residential schools that sought to, amongst other things, assimilate the said children into the dominant culture. In Canada, we had the Indian residential schools, whereas in the U.S. there were the American Indian boarding schools. Over