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Canadian leader: Assimilation policy 'has no place'

Date: June 11, 2008
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QUOTE: Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper apologized for a defunct policy that attempted "to kill the Indian in the child" by taking native children from their families and placing them in schools to assimilate them.

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