Reparations for slavery
‘Reparations has hit the mainstream.'
The former vice president ignored the issue of reparations and instead talked about teacher pay and how families raise kids.
Virginia Theological Seminary's fund will be used to support descendants of the slaves who helped build the college.
"If people are saying they want to fix racism or fix this issue in our country, then they need to put their money where their mouth is,” says the Rev. Robert W. Lee IV.
"The Daily Show" host warned against "combining everybody’s suffering into the same bowl” to “make it seem like all injustices have the same weighting."
The Fox News host claims her podcast comments were distorted by "leftists" in the media.
“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,” McConnell said.
The hearing — the first time since 2007 that the House has heard testimony on the topic of slavery reparations — will be held on June 19, the day of Juneteenth.
“We had centuries of slavery in this country. We had decades of Jim Crow. We had legalized discrimination and segregation," she said at a CNN candidate town hall.
If university officials agree, Georgetown would become one of the first major U.S. institutions to provide financial restitution for its role in slavery.
The host of "The Daily Show" jokingly hints at a possible secret motive for the presidential candidate.
The Fox News host has a history of making racist comments, including his claim that immigrants make America "poorer and dirtier.
"Sometimes you change your mind in ways you never could have imagined."