Americans Largely Do Not Want Black Americans to Obtain Cash Reparations, New Poll Shows — Atlanta Black Star

The majority of Americans are not in favor of the Black community getting cash reparations, according to the results of a new poll. The research, which was conducted by Gallup and… 429 more wordsAmericans Largely Do Not Want Black Americans to Obtain Cash Reparations, New Poll Shows — Atlanta Black Star Even the thought of descendants … Continue reading Americans Largely Do Not Want Black Americans to Obtain Cash Reparations, New Poll Shows — Atlanta Black Star

Opinion: Marianne Williamson Upset A Whole Lot of White People at Last Night’s Debate

Are many of Marianne Williamson’s beliefs different from what societal norms say they should be? Probably. For that reason, mainstream white media will do all they can to dismiss and minimize her. Why? Because Williamson, a white woman, believes that American Descendants of Slaves should be paid up to $500 Billion in slavery reparations. On … Continue reading Opinion: Marianne Williamson Upset A Whole Lot of White People at Last Night’s Debate

Census docs uncover Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s great-great-grandfathers owned 14 slaves — theGrio

By now, the world knows exactly how Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell feels about the issue of reparations for slavery. The debate about paying the ancestors of enslaved Black Americans was sparked last month when House Democrats held hearings on the issue. McConnell made clear at the time that “none of us currently living are responsible” for what … Continue reading Census docs uncover Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s great-great-grandfathers owned 14 slaves — theGrio

Ta-Nehisi Coates Gives ‘Grim Reaper’ Mitch McConnell Epic Lesson on Reparations – WATCH — EURweb

*Ta-Nehisi Coates sent a line-drive straight at turkey neck Mitch McConnell (R-KY), the Senate Majority Leader, also known as the “Grim Reaper.” Coates’ action directed at McConnell came during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on reparations for slavery. Coates got right down to business from jump when he responded directly to McConnell’s claim that the government should not … Continue reading Ta-Nehisi Coates Gives ‘Grim Reaper’ Mitch McConnell Epic Lesson on Reparations – WATCH — EURweb

On the Anniversary of MLK Jr.’s Assassination, We Should Heed King’s Economic Roadmap to Reparations — The Root

In a 1968 speech just prior to his death on April 4, Martin Luther King Jr. appeared to articulate the next phase of the fight for equality in America. It wasn’t focused on equal rights or the plight of African Americans in education in the wake of Brown v. Board of Education—it focused on black…On the … Continue reading On the Anniversary of MLK Jr.’s Assassination, We Should Heed King’s Economic Roadmap to Reparations — The Root

Insight: Kamala Harris Backslid on Her Support for Reparations for African-Americans

https://thegrio.com/2019/02/25/sen-kamala-harris-gets-backlash-over-question-about-reparations-for-african-americans/ Senator Harris may soon realize that the old trick of grouping our pain and suffering in with everybody else's pain and suffering is not a winning strategy. Like so many Black politicians before her, she obviously feels that you can't have policy that is specifically intended to help African-Americans only. Other groups never have … Continue reading Insight: Kamala Harris Backslid on Her Support for Reparations for African-Americans

Insight: Julian Castro is Now Second Candidate to Call for Reparations for Black People

https://www.theroot.com/in-an-interview-with-the-root-julian-castro-calls-for-1832730905 I believe this is my third or fourth post about reparations for slavery; except the other two or three were about 2020 presidential candidate Marianne Williamson promising African-Americans 100 billion dollars in reparations. I told you guys that she would open up the floodgates for more mainstream candidates to talk about slavery reparations.