Our national economy was jumpstarted by the enslavement of African people. As a result, the economy of African American communities started later and with fewer resources, and this has been a difficult disparity to overcome.
What reparations are due to black families and communities for the economical gap our nation’s history has allowed?
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“Taking Bullets: Terrorism and Black Life in Twenty-first Century America Confronting White Nationalism, Supremacy, Privilege, Plutocracy and Oligarchy” by Haki R. Madhubuti.