Truth commissions and reparations programs can effectively involve all perspectives in a conflict about longstanding political and economic grievances.
In this new movement of mass protest against police violence, anti-Black racism, and white supremacy, we will settle for nothing less than total transformation.
“Imagine your neighbor stole your cow. A few weeks later the neighbor comes over, laden with remorse, to offer a sincere apology and a promise to make it right. The
Reparations is no longer only about a one-time payout to Black descendants of slavery.
Part two of this six-part series explores the plurality of reparations that includes Black people’s spiritual and psychological healing.
The House subcommittee hearing held on Juneteenth is the result of centuries of work.