Committing the first $10 million in revenue from the city’s cannabis tax, Evanston, Illinois, is the first city in the U.S. to enact some form of general reparations.

In a 7-0 vote, the North Carolina city of Asheville made the historic move to approve reparations for Black residents.


Rep. John Conyers held a Capitol Hill briefing to spark dialogue about reparations.

A group of U.N. experts issued a report urging the U.S. to give some form of reparations to African-Americans. The legacy of unresolved racial inequality continues to harm the nation's Black community.

A group of Georgetown University's slave descendants objects to the university's compensation plan. They want to work with the school to create a $1 billion foundation.

Speaking of reparations, what they got on that tuition though?

Georgetown University sold 272 slaves to rescue the school during a financial crisis. Many are now asking if the university should compensate the slaves' descendants.


The record for the most wins in a regular season was held for two decades by the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls team. Former NBA player Michael Jordan released a statement: “I want to congratulate the Warriors on an amazing season,” he said. “The game of basketball is always evolving and records are made to be broken.”


The Democratic candidate said Wednesday at an event in Philadelphia that he would issue the "necessary and overdue" apology about the horrific system.


President Obama has announced plans to visit a mosque for the first time in his presidency.


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