Two Worlds: Government Contractors, Alaska Natives
Washington Post reporter Robert O'Harrow investigated Alaska native corporations' success in the wake of the federal contracting boom after Sept. 11, 2001. Alaska native corporations were created to bring development to some of America's poorest citizens in 1971, but billions in contracts went largely to nonnatives in the lower 48 states.
Multimedia overview: A look at Alaska natives and the corporations created to benefit them.
Photo gallery: Photographer Nikki Kahn spent four weeks on location in rural Alaska, documenting this story in images.
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