Chief Illiniwek was officially retired 13 years ago. University of Illinois is still trying to remedy his ‘painful impact’ on Indigenous people.

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The University of Illinois is taking new measures to try to reconcile with Native American communities, saying it will grow its American Indian Studies program and repatriate sacred artifacts to Indigenous people, among other reforms. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)

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December 9, 2020 at 05:09AM

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