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Enslaved By Native Americans: Why I Helped Create Indigenous Peoples Day in Los Angeles
Courtney A. Morgan-Greene
Immigration Attorney, Los Angeles City Commissioner
I took a step toward reconciliation after learning about the violence inflicted upon my ancestors.
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Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson
18-year-old participant in Global Citizen Year
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