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    Sankofa Community Affairs w/ @SalimAdofo featuring @RWinbush - Reparations Now! #40Acres, Feb 14, 2017
  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/

    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/


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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

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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

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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/

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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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