San Francisco Reparations Committee Proposes $5M Payment Per Qualified Black Resident And Conservatives Lose It
‘Why should they get $5 million? Because of skin color?,’ says Black lawyer on Fox News talk show.
Economist Says Reparations To Black Americans Would Total $13 To $14 Trillion
Duke economist Dr. William “Sandy” Darity estimates that the funds would close the racial wealth gap and eliminate race-based government restitution.
St. Paul, Minn., Follows Other Cities In Creation Of Reparations Commission
The city is following the lead of other reparations movements.
Year In Review: The Biggest and Boldest News Stories In Black Culture From 2022
From Britney Griner's arrest to the shooting in Buffalo, here are 10 of the most unforgettable moments from the last 12 months.
Boston City Council Follows Other Communities In Vote To Open Reparations Study
The city has apologized for its role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade and ongoing legacy generations later.
St. Louis Mayor Tishaura Jones Signs Executive Order To Appoint Reparations Commission
A nine-member commission will examine the city’s long history of racial discrimination and propose ways to repair the harm.
New York Lawmakers To Renew Reparations Efforts For State Residents Who Descended From Slaves
‘We’re going to hit the ground running,’ state Assemblymember Michaelle C. Solages tells BET.com.
California Reparations Payments Could Exceed $200K Per Person, Task Force Says
A final report on compensating Black Californians for generations of racial discrimination is expected in 2023.
GOP Sen. Tommy Tuberville Accused Of Making Racist Statement About Reparations
The Republicans are using a racially divisive message about crime to win elections.
California Reparations Task Force Says Descendants of The Enslaved Potentially Owed Extreme Amount, Study Says
The task force considered the lingering economic impact upon people descended from enslaved Africans in America, and faces continued discrimination.