Illinois City 1st in US to Offer Black Residents Reparations

Associated Press | Using tax money from the sale of recreational marijuana, the Chicago suburb of Evanston has become the first U.S. city to make reparations available to its Black residents for past discrimination and the lingering effects of slavery. The City Council on Monday voted 8-1 to begin making good on its pledge to […] The post Illinois City 1st in US to Offer Black Residents Reparations appeared first on Black Voice News.

Illinois City 1st in US to Offer Black Residents Reparations

Associated Press | Using tax money from the sale of recreational marijuana, the Chicago suburb of Evanston has become the first U.S. city to make reparations available to its Black residents for past discrimination and the lingering effects of slavery. The City Council on Monday voted 8-1 to begin making good on its pledge to […]

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