The resolution also said Russia should be held accountable for violating international law by invading Ukraine.
Ta-Nehisi Coates testifies before Congress in support of reparations for slavery. The day before, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell rejected the idea, saying, “I don’t think reparations for something that happened 150 years ago, for whom none of us currently living are responsible is a good idea.”
Addressing all the damage is going to take more than money — it’s going to take new laws and a deeper understanding of how our climate crisis came to fruition.
The 500-page report details California’s role in perpetuating discrimination against African Americans.
Three centenarians who survived the horrific destruction of Greenwood, the city's once-prosperous Black district, appeared in court Monday to support the case.
“I still see Black men seeing being shot, Black bodies lying in the street.” Survivors of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre testified during a congressional hearing, days before the centennial of the violence.
The eligibility question has plagued the group since June, when it held its first meeting.
Ahead of the royal couple's visit, the Bahamas National Reparations Committee called on the British monarchy to acknowledge "crimes against humanity" and pay reparations.
The "Last Week Tonight" host said it's not about slavery in this case, but something much more recent.
Michelle Bachelet's landmark report offers a look at the centuries of mistreatment faced by Black people worldwide, including from the transatlantic slave trade.