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The Presbyterian Church's Curt Karns read an apology before hundreds gathered for the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention in Fairbanks, Alaska. (Photo by Emily Schwing/Northwest News Network)

Presbyterian Church apologizes for role in forced assimilation of America’s indigenous population

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The Presbyterian Church officially apologized to indigenous people across the country during a gathering of Alaska Native people this weekend. For decades the church took part in the forced removal of children from their homes and families.
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