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Why Calling Enslaved Africans ‘Immigrants’ Delegitimizes the...

Fresh off his Senate confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Dr. Ben Carson addressed HUD employees on Monday with...

Congressman Reintroduces Bill to Find Remedies for...

By no means a new concept, the issue of reparations for slavery is back in the news and gaining attention. The argument that America...

Barbados PM Reiterates Importance of Reparations in...

Bridgetown, Barbados (BGIS) — Barbados Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has reiterated that “the reparations issue is not based on a diplomacy of protest, but...

Enslaved Black People Helped Build America’s Top...

The colleges and universities of America are emerging as a battleground in the fight for racial justice, and the struggle to reclaim history and...

Survey: Most Millennials Do Not Support Reparations...

A 2016 Fusion Issues Poll surveyed 1,045 adults from ages 18 to 35. The survey revealed how young people feel about a number of social...

Bernie Sanders Blows Second Chance to Clarify...

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DNA Testing Could Help Make a Case...

A new book by Columbia sociology professor Alondra Nelson says that using DNA technology to find their African roots is becoming increasingly popular among...

Delaware Passes Resolution to Apologize for Slavery...

Let us not endeavor to pursue justice on the cheap. Now that the issues of racial inequality, institutional racism and systemic discrimination are beginning to...

Chicago Pays $5.5 Million in Reparations to...

In Chicago, a city known for its recent police scandals, victims tortured and abused by officers decades ago have finally received reparations. According to NPR, ...

New Study Says Increasing Taxes on the...

Economic inequality is a protracted problem in the United States, with a widening gap between the haves and the have nots, and a low...

10 Reasons Brazil’s Quilombo Reparations Program Is...

Quilombos are Afro-Brazilian settlements that were originally established by Black people who escaped slavery. Through the years, the descendants of these Africans have continued to...

More Than 150 Years After Emancipation Proclamation,...

By Bekitembe Eric Taylor It’s been 150 years since enslaved Africans were freed in the South in the two years following the Emancipation Proclamation. There is...

Barbados, Other Caribbean States Back Off From...

Barbados and other Caribbean Community (CARICOM) states will go the route of diplomacy and not protest on the issue of reparations for native genocide...

Gen. Sherman Granted 40 Acres to Black...

  In a lovely two-story house that's still standing in Savannah, Ga., a meeting was held nearly 150 years ago today that essentially established the duplicitous...

Watch This Caribbean PM Make A Passionate...

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