Tag Archives: reparations

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California Reparations; Oakland Will Issue 50% Of Marijuana Business Licenses To Marijuana Convicts

By Vibe

Convicted weed felons are getting a fresh start. As reparations for the war on drugs,

A United Nations Panel Concludes: The United States Owes Its Black Citizens Reparations

By Essence.com

Whenever the idea of reparations is presented, it’s usually met with some sort of racist rhetoric

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Oprah’s Surprising Opinion On Reparations: “I Think A Lot Of People Still Use Slavery As An Excuse”

By Urban Intellectuals

Oprah Winfrey is arguably the most powerful black woman in the world

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Myth Debunked: The Irish Were Not Slaves, Too

By NY Times

It has shown up on Irish trivia Facebook pages, in Scientific American magazine, and on white nationalist message boards:

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Donald Trump To Pay $25 Million Settlement For Trump University Cases

By Boston Globe

SAN DIEGO (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump agreed Friday to pay $25 million

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U.N. Experts Said The United States Should Give African Americans Reparations For Slavery

By Rawstory

The United States should give African Americans reparations for slavery, UN experts said Tuesday,