Local and State Reparations: Repairing Black Communities

Streamed live from Evanston, IL, Fri Dec 1, 2023 — A National Town Hall Meeting presented by FirstRepair and NAARC


Gift-giving and sharing good during Kwanzaa

By Dr. Maulana Karenga


A Conversation with the Creator of Kwanzaa

Vantage Point host Dr. Ron Daniels is joined by special guest Dr. Maulana Karenga


Ghana summit calls for global fund to compensate Africans for slave trade

By Francis Kokutse


Alliance for Reparations, Reconciliation, and Truth

California Nonprofits and Former Reparations Task Force Members Launch 'Alliance for Reparations, Reconciliation, and Truth'


Adhering to the UN Charter: Barbados First and the United States Last

By Jeffrey D. Sachs & Guillaume Lafortune


A Great American Labor Reset

By Steven Greenhouse


UN humanitarian office says Northern Gaza is 'Hell on Earth' as death toll climbs

By Julia Conley


Black Christian leaders call for cease-fire in Gaza

By Jack Jenkins


Israel’s Gazan Slaughter, Bernie Sanders and a Ceasefire

By Ron Jacobs


Inside Cornel West’s 2024 Presidential Campaign

By Zak Cheney-Rice


World’s first reparatory justice master’s launches in Glasgow and West Indies

By Sally Weale


A Review: New York Christian Times' "Economic Report on the State of the Black World"

By Mamadou Niang


Cuba seeks foreign investment, thumbing nose at US sanctions

By Nelson Acosta


As Asheville pursues reparations, North Carolina seeks silence

By Brentin Mock


Gaza bombing adds to the generations of Palestinians displaced from their homes

By Michael Vicente Perez


Germany asks forgiveness for Tanzania colonial crimes

By Jessica Parker & Danai Nesta Kupemba


Advocates mount push for reparations in Maryland amid national debate

By John-John Williams IV


Israel wants either an apartheid state or an ethnic cleansing process

By Vijay Prashad


New book offers an intimate portrait of Nelson Mandela

Story by Tom Page


White Americans have far more wealth than Black Americans.

By Tami Luhby


What the Black struggle can tell us about Israel-Hamas war

By Zak Cheney-Rice


Prosecutors demand Brazil’s oldest bank pay reparations for slavery

By Terrence McCoy and Marina Dias


Maurice Bishop Day, now a National Holiday

By Herb Boyd


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State of the Black World Conference V

SOBWCV held April 19 – 23, 2023 at the Baltimore Convention Center and the Hilton Inner Harbor Hotel in Baltimore, MD. Theme: Global Africans Rising – Empowerment, Reparations and Healing.

*We are closing online registration Tuesday April 18, 2023 at 12 Noon ET. In-person registration will be available at full price April 19-23, 2023
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