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Communiqué: The New Orleans Reparations Gathering

By Events, NAARC Posts, Press Releases / Statements, Reparations

November 30 – December 2, 2017, the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC) convened a major Reparations Gathering in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. A primary goal of the Gathering was to continue the process of creating greater public awareness about NAARC’s Preliminary 10 Point Program for Reparations for African Americans and to receive input, suggestions, recommendations on the Program from constituents from the area/region…

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Reparations — Reparatory Justice

New Orleans Reparations Gathering A Success — We Still Need Your Financial Support

By NAARC Posts

The National African American Reparations Commission, which is an Initiative of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century, has just completed a spectacularly successful Reparations Gathering in New Orleans. An overflow audience of more than 350 people packed the Southern University at New Orleans Conference Center for a spirited, informative and inspirational Benefit Fundraising Reception. The event was absolutely amazing. In addition…

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Actor Danny Glover advocates for reparations at N.O. benefit

Actor Danny Glover advocates for reparations at N.O. benefit

By NAARC Posts, News & Current Affairs, Reparations

By Kynedi Grier, Louisiana Weekly — Reparations? Yes. When? Now. This was the rallying cry when the National African American Reparations Commission convened in New Orleans for a benefit reception on Nov. 30, 2017. The commission arrived in the Crescent City with actor, humanitarian, and activist Danny Glover as its keynote speaker, alongside local activists and cultural ambassadors to discuss how reparations can uplift the Black community. “We have to…

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NAARC's New Orleans Area/Regional Reparations Events November 30th - December 2nd 2017

Reparations: An issue Whose Time Has Come. NAARC’s New Orleans Area/Regional Hearing and Town Hall Meeting.

By Events, NAARC Posts

Reparations: An issue Whose Time Has Come. National African American Reparations Commission’s New Orleans Area/Regional Hearing and Town Hall Meeting. Topics: A Preliminary 10 Point Reparations Program and HR-40 The Congressional Bill to Study Reparations Proposals. Special Guest: Danny Glover, Actor. Activist, Mirielle Fanon Mendes-France, President, Franz Fanon Foundation, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, Chairman, CARICOM Reparations Commission, Congressman John Conyers, Dean of Congressional Black Caucus, Sponsor of HR-40 and Members of the National African American Reparations Commission. Locations TBA. Further Information: naarc.nola@gmail.com
or 888.774.2921

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Walter E Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

IBW & NAARC’s Presence at the 47th Annual Legislative Caucus of the Congressional Black Caucus

By NAARC Posts, News & Current Affairs, Press Releases / Statements

47th Annual Legislative Caucus of the Congressional Black Caucus, September 20 – September 23, 2017, Walter E Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Valuing Black Lives Summit   Friday, September 22, 9AM to 5PM The Why and How of Emotional Reparations: defining “emotional reparations” as the concrete steps necessary to heal the emotional and psychological trauma caused by white supremacy and the anti-African narrative, as well as the reparations needed…

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Commentary, Articles and Essays by Dr. Julianne Malveaux

IBW Statement HR-40 by Dr. Malveaux

By NAARC Posts, Reparations

When he addressed the Southern Christian Leadership Council in 1967, in his speech, “Where Do We Go From Here?” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. noted “ Of the good things in life, the Negro has approximately one half those of whites. of the bad things of life, he has twice those of whites. Thus half of all Negroes live in substandard housing. And Negroes have half the income of whites…

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