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...er grandfather) experience cultural assimilation. We know that Ekman has a great connection with the nature of the Swedish wilderness. Sinclair (Voice of Witness ) like Ekman grew up in a place that is very special to her, and the problem is that the kids are being pulled from their local schools with their local culture, and are being thrown into other schools with a different type of culture., while in Ekman also helps out her old neighborhood. Both Ekman and Sinclair both grew up with nature and the environment, and conservation of their culture and land is very important to them both. Sinclair is putting together a project to keep the culture and land of the Native American people out of any possible chance of being taken over, she is trying to develop more of a reservation to preserve her grandfathers homeland, and Ekman is doing the same to conserve the forest.
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