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Reparations are not just about "payback" or a "check." They’re a way to begin repairing the centuries-long debt of economic, political, and social devastation that was deliberately imposed on Black people in the US.
America has existed longer with slavery than without it. The impacts of that cannot be overstated. It's time to talk about reparations.
ICYMI: A public school in Georgia tried to suspend a student for criticizing school conditions during the pandemic — until we all spoke out to remind them that’s unconstitutional. Students, know your rights.
“Donald Trump is an even worse president, pushing the bounds of corruption and authoritarianism, unbound by norms, the rule of law, a sense of shame, or even care for others.”
BREAKING: A judge just ruled that every Tennessee voter can now vote by mail for the 2020 elections.
BREAKING: We just blocked Alabama's abortion ban. With this federal court ruling, it's official: None of the state abortion bans passed earlier this year are in effect. Abortion remains legal in all 50 states.