Robin Boylorn on Reparations, Part 2

Oct 1, 2019

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In our previous segment of Crunk Culture, Robin Boylorn explained what reparations are and discussed some policies that need to be implemented for African Americans to reap long-term benefits. And today, Professor Boylorn suggests some right-now initiatives that can immediately impact the lives of black Americans...

Written by Robin Boylorn

Edited by Brittany Young

References

https://judiciary.house.gov/legislation/hearings/hr-40-and-path-restorative-justice

https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/06/ta-nehisi-coates-testimony-house-reparations-hr-40/592042/

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/06/the-case-for-reparations/361631/

https://policy.m4bl.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Reparations-Now-Toolkit-FINAL.pdf

 https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/40/text

 https://news.gallup.com/poll/261722/redress-slavery-americans-oppose-cash-reparations.aspx

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/19/us/reparations-slavery.html

https://www.vox.com/2014/5/23/5741352/six-times-victims-have-received-reparations-including-four-in-the-us

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/23/business/economy/reparations-slavery.html

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https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/reparations-for-slavery-arent-enough-official-racism-lasted-much-longer/2019/06/21/2c0ecbe8-9397-11e9-aadb-74e6b2b46f6a_story.html?noredirect=on

https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2019/07/25/why-now-is-moment-atone-years-racism/