The initiative is the GU272 Descendants Association, which represents the descendants of 272 slaves sold by the Jesuit owners of Georgetown University in 1838.
Tags: georgetown university, Jesuits, reparations, Slavery
DC Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie talks about his reparations bills.
Tags: District of Columbia, Kenyan McDuffie (D) Councilman, Nkechi Taifa, reparations, Slavery, The National African American Reparations Commission, Ward 5
Discussion about the complexities of reparations for the descendants of slaves in America.
Tags: Afro-American History, Dr. Dana Williams, Dr. Greg Carr, Howard University, Howard University Graduate School, Interim Dean, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Professor of African-American Literature, reparations, Slavery
An examination of the origins of slavery and the impact of the 400th anniversary of 1619.
Tags: 1619 Anniversary, Afro American Studies, Dr. Greg Carr, Howard University, Slavery