Gambell’s Children: The Struggle for Survival of Alaska’s Indigenous Culture

Sam Oozevaseuk Schimmel, 18, has grown up in both Alaska and Washington state. He is an advocate for Native Alaskan youth. / Photo by Kiliii Yuyan, NPR More than 50 years after the federal government forced hundreds of Native Alaskans into boarding schools, their descendants are haunted by — and trying to overcome — residual trauma. … Continue reading Gambell’s Children: The Struggle for Survival of Alaska’s Indigenous Culture