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Slavery: testimony and legacy

 Slaves -- United States -- Biography


Two hundred fifty years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.

By Ta-Nehisi Coates, June 2014

Race, Resilience & Recovery

Scholarly Articles

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Whitewashing Slavery: Legacy of Slavery and White Social Outcomes.
Reece, Robert L.
Social problems (Berkeley, Calif.), 2020-05-01, Vol.67 (2), p.304-323

Let's Talk About Reparations.
Nkechi Taifa
Columbia journal of race and law, 2020-03-01, Vol.10 (1)

The Political Economy of Land and Reparations: The Case of Reparations for African Americans in the 21st Century.
Assensoh, A.B ; Alex‚ÄźAssensoh, Yvette M.
The American journal of economics and sociology, 2021-03, Vol.80 (2), p.699-720