Black People : What are the Reasons: Reparations

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  1. Angela22

    Angela22 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    You could say I'm a "list" type person. Whenever I'm faced with a problem I need to deal with that isn't at all simple, I make a list. I make a list as to what would keep me from resolving the issue, and prepare myself accordingly, so that when I actually face said issue head on, I don't have to come back again and again to tie off loose ends. It gets solved in one go, if I can help it.

    So keeping with that tune, I ask, can we list all reasons, no matter where we've heard it, as to why blacks are denied reparations, why we're told such rejection is justified, exactly what, in our community, keeps us from receiving them, and so on in that theme?

    I don't ask for long arguments as to why, but just simple reasons why, so that there is no need to debate another's point. I don't ask for immediate or long term solutions, but just reasons. Coo.?
     
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    black people are too punked to demand any......:10200:
     
  3. Angela22

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    Thank you, James.

    Maybe a slow day? lol
     
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    1. My grandparents or parents didn't own any slaves
     
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    2. No reparations. You have all the rights of citizenship and it is up to you to take advantage of the education, freedoms and laws of the country.
     
  6. Angela22

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    Thank you, HODEE. Post as many as you know.
     
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    "I don't see many slaves" among African Americans.
     
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