The measure calls for the university to start with a fee of $27.20 per semester in the fall of 2020, "in honor of the 272 people sold by Georgetown," referring to the slaves sold by Jesuits to finance the university…
By Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed
Over the past week, Sen. Kamala Harris of California, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro spoke of the need for the U.S. government to reckon with and make up for centuries of…
By Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press
The United States owes African-Americans reparations for slavery, a recent United Nations report said.
By Eugene Mason
More than half of millennials questioned say they are willing to at least consider the idea of paying reparations to the descendants of slaves, the Associated Press reported.
By Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press
Inside the Landmark Genocide Conviction of Guatemala's Efraín Ríos Montt…
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