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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Aug 2, 2016
    https://destee.com/threads/new-webs...eparations-directly-to-people-of-color.87333/





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  2. African Americans must make reprarations for racial terrorism a sticking political sticking point, Jan 13, 2017
  3. Clyde C Coger Jr


    Exactly, we touch and agree, and here's why, contained in the many Thread discussions below:


    The US should consider reparations to A-A descendants of slavery, a UN working group said Friday
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Jan 30, 2016
    https://destee.com/threads/the-us-s...slavery-a-un-working-group-said-friday.85481/

    Reparations owed for #racialterrorism says UN Committee
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Oct 31, 2016
    https://destee.com/threads/reparations-owed-for-racialterrorism-says-un-committee.88097/

    Black People Politics : - Reparations owed for #racialterrorism says UN Committee

    In the Spirit of the Bad Check, Reparations owed for #racialterrorism says UN Committee UNITED NATIONS, Oct 31 (IPS) - Stressing the enduring...
    destee.com


    U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Sep 28, 2016

    https://destee.com/threads/u-s-owes-black-people-reparations-for-a-history-of-‘racial-terrorism-’-says-u-n-panel.87841/

    New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Aug 2, 2016

    https://destee.com/threads/new-webs...eparations-directly-to-people-of-color.87333/


    Reparations Movement Growing Strong...Closer than you think
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Apr 29, 2010
    https://destee.com/threads/reparations-movement-growing-strong-closer-than-you-think.61773/

    Black People Politics : - Reparations Movement Growing Strong...Closer than you think

    Reparation is Closer than we think Destee.com Framily, As a result of recent discussions over the past month on the Conscious Plat Hour, a...
    destee.com


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  4. U.S. owes black people reparations for a history of ‘racial terrorism,’ says U.N. panel, Sep 28, 2016
  5. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Thread Consolidation,


    New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Aug 2, 2016
    https://destee.com/threads/new-webs...eparations-directly-to-people-of-color.87333/



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  6. New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color, Sep 16, 2016
  7. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    U.S. begins paying out #reparations from France to Holocaust survivors and their heirs


    The State Department has paid or approved 90 claims for a total $11 million in reparations from France to former World War II prisoners who were carried to Nazi death camps in French trains — the first French reparations paid to Holocaust survivors living in the United States, officials said Thursday ...


    https://www.washingtonpost.com/loca...b1de56-7abb-11e6-bd86-b7bbd53d2b5d_story.html

    U.S. begins paying out reparations from France to Holocaust survivors and their heirs

    The payments are the first for U.S. citizens deported to Nazi death camps on French trains
    washingtonpost.com


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  8. Sandra Bland’s family settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.9 million, Sep 15, 2016
  9. Clyde C Coger Jr

    In the Spirit of a form of #reparations,


    Sandra Bland’s family settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.9 million

    Attorneys for the family of Sandra Bland told a local news outlet that they settled a wrongful death suit with the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Waller County jail for $1.9 million. The Waller County jail will pay the bulk due to state statutes capping settlements with the Department of Public Safety ...

    https://thinkprogress.org/sandra-bl...r-1-9-million-7939000a499f?ref=yfp#.852iua7ml

    Sandra Bland’s family settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.9 million

    The settlement also includes a number of safety conditions for the jail, according to Bland’s mother.
    thinkprogress.org


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    Geneva Reed-Veal, center, mother of Sandra Bland, talks with reporters outside the courthouse after former Texas state trooper Brian Encinia’s arraignment hearing. Encinia, who arrested Bland, was arraigned on a misdemeanor perjury charge. CREDIT: AP Photo/David J. Phillip

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  10. Black Voters Are So Loyal That Their Issues Get Ignored, Sep 11, 2016
  11. Destee


    compensation for enslaving, brutalizing and killing our Ancestors has been pushed aside by both parties

    #reparations

    :heart:

    Destee
  12. ?Reparation? ???Really???, Aug 30, 2016
  13. Clyde C Coger Jr


    If you think that's something, check this out:


    New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color
    Discussion in 'Black People Politics' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Aug 2, 2016


    https://destee.com/threads/new-webs...eparations-directly-to-people-of-color.87333/


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  14. New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color, Aug 2, 2016
  15. Clyde C Coger Jr

    In the Spirit of Sankofa,
    You go Natasha


    New website allows white people to offer #reparations directly to people of color


    One Louisiana native just wanted some books. A mother from Oklahoma simply wanted some help to buy a new laptop battery.

    So they, along with dozens of other people of color, took to a new website to ask for help from those who have discriminated against them for decades: white people. Simultaneously, white people came to the site, called Reparations, to offer what they could and to start to answer the question: What can I do to help fix racial injustice? ...


    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news...ffer-reparations-directly-to-people-of-color/

    New website allows white people to offer ‘reparations’ directly to people of color

    The reparations aren't meant to atone for slavery, but to make up for the discrimination people of color face on a daily basis, says the site's creator.
    washingtonpost.com


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    But the site isn’t about atoning for slavery, says its creator, Seattle-based artist Natasha Marin.

    “It’s about reparations for things that happened earlier today, for yesterday, for last Thursday,” she said. “This is for the present tense.”


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