History, my friends, is being made everyday: a phenomenal thing to truly grasp. Historic “shifts,” impacting how we think, what we think and (hopefully) ever nudging the human race to forge new, more resilient paths to justice. Sometimes, however, those shifts are so rapid and so unassuming that their significance can oft times evade us.
Aldermen establish historic fund for local reparations in Evanston, Illinois
Reparations: America’s Unfinished Business
Myths about physical racial differences were used to justify slavery — and are still believed by doctors today
New Jersey Democrats Consider Slavery Reparations
American Slavery and ‘the Relentless Unforeseen’
The slave who won reparations
In 1870, Henrietta Wood Sued for Reparations and Won.
How Reparations to Descendants of Slavery Can Heal a Nation
Diocese of New York establishes reparations fund, adopts anti-slavery resolutions from 1860
PhD Candidate Examines the Politics of Slavery Reparations
Watch HR-40 and the Promise of Reparations for African Americans
Juneteenth HR 40 Forum in Washington, DC
Harvard Law School traces its origins to an Antiguan slave owner. Now the country wants reparations.
St Vincent PM urges Caricom to speed up reparation claims
Ben and Jerry’s Support of HR 40 Might Mainstream the Reparations Discussion
Jacqueline Luqman talks with Dr. Ray Winbush
Ben & Jerry’s Stands in Support of H.R. 40 and Reparations for African Americans
NAARC/ACLU Forum – From Enslavement to Reparations: A 400 Year Journey for Justice
Co-sponsored by Ben & Jerry’s
NAARC’s Preliminary 10 Point Reparations Program
A document for review, revision and adoption as a platform to guide the struggle for reparations for people of African descent in the U.S.
- 2019 Juneteenth Congressional Hearing on HR 40
- 2019 Juneteenth HR 40 Forum hosted by NAARC and ACLU
- About the National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC)
- 2015 Nat’l/Int’l Reparations Summit Final Communiqué
- NAARC Rolls out Preliminary 10-Point Plan
- NAARC Preliminary 10-Point Plan, Download/Print PDF
- N’COBRA HR 40 Primer — Seize the Time!
- CARICOM Reparations Ten-Point Plan
- CARICOM Reparations Commission Calls for a Marshall Plan for the Caribbean
- Jamaica National Reparations Commission – Radio Jingle
- The CRR Media Conference on the British Treasury’s Slavery Loan
- H.R.40 – Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act (Congress.gov)
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Reparations are a Human Right: The 21st Century Reparations Paradigm Paper delivered by Kamm Howard, January 15, 2014 at the 8th Pan African Conference held in Johannesburg, Azania (South Africa) Hotep. In what has become established tradition in the Afrikan-centered circles in America, before I begin, I must ask permission from the elders at this 8th Pan Afrikan Congress to continue. Greetings to all the Congress organizers –those who…
N’COBRA’s Testimony at The State of Civil and Human Rights in the United States Hearing Before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Human Rights Submitted by Kamm Howard, Legislative Commission Chair, National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations In America (N’COBRA) email@example.com N’COBRA’s contribution to the forum will focus on the use of international human rights instruments in furtherance of our goals to be repaired from the…
Members of the Russian parliament are creating a task force to estimate the damages inflicted on Russia by Germany during WWII, in a bid to demand financial compensation from the German state almost 70 years after the end of the conflict, Russian daily newspaper Izvestia reported on Tuesday.
Africa-France-relationshipDid you know many African countries continue to pay colonial tax to France since their independence till today!
Azealia Banks is known for being vocal when it comes to issues that are important to her. She’s been making headlines recently because of her beef with Iggy Azalea and T.I. and her thoughts on how hip-hop is being compromised by cultural smudging.
New York, Jan. 3, 2015…The New York-based Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW) today announced that the organization will host the CARICOM Reparations Commission’s next meeting April 9-12 in New York. The CARICOM Commission is chaired by Sir Hilary Beckles, Vice-Chancellor Designate of the University of the West Indies. Inspired by the creation of the CARICOM Commission, a National African American Reparations Commission is being established as part of an effort to…
Gerald Horne’s The Counter-Revolution of 1776 was overlooked by most liberal media when it was published last spring, but it really can be considered one of the more notable books of 2014. It is actually a very short but dense and abundantly sourced book, original and broad in its scope—in many ways a magisterial work.