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Will African Americans In California Receive Reparations?

Close up of a woman counting money
African American woman holding and counting dollars. Home budget planning.


Last week the California Reparations Task Force recommended that lawmakers provide a formal apology for slavery and billions of dollars in compensation payments to qualified African Americans.



The L.A. Times reports that money would be for generations of government-approved racial discrimination, health disparities, mass incarceration, and housing discrimination



There is no word on whether lawmakers even support this proposal.