Former Democratic National Committee Interim Chairwoman Donna Brazile suggested that the U.S. follow South Africa’s example on reparations.
Under President Thabo Mbeki in 2003, the South African government announced it would “pay reparations totaling $85 million to more than 19,000 victims of apartheid crimes who testified about their suffering before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission,” according to the New York Times.
The legislation seeks to “address the fundamental injustice, cruelty, brutality, and inhumanity of slavery in the United States and the 13 American colonies between 1619 and 1865 and to establish a commission to study and consider a national apology and proposal for reparations for the institution of slavery, its subsequent de jure and de facto racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, and the impact of these forces on living African-Americans, to make recommendations to the Congress on appropriate remedies, and for other purposes.”
Two groups of Central American migrants made separate marches on the U.S. Consulate in Tijuana Tuesday, demanding that they be processed through the asylum system more quickly and in greater numbers, that deportations be halted and that President Trump either let them into the country or pay them $50,000 each to go home.
A man I have known since grade school changed his name, years ago, to an Arabic one. He told me he rejected Christianity as “the white man’s religion that justified slavery.” He argued Africans taken out of that continent were owed reparations.
“From whom?” I asked.
Sooner or later, every terrorist group comes out with a list of demands. The violent, ultra-feminist group in AMC’s Dietland is no exception as they finally make their demands known in the June 18 episode “F…This.” What a surprise, it involves equal pay plus reparations.
The event was organized by a local activist group “Brown Hope,” as a place for people of color to “meet, organize, discuss public policy and potentially plan various actions,” Fox News reported.
Radical black activists have been demanding reparations for slavery for quite some time, but haven’t been getting anywhere, mostly because it’s a silly demand. That all changed in progressive Portland, where guilty white liberals said “sorry for enslaving you” by purchasing alcohol for black people in what was called a “Reparations Happy Hour.” Those white folks however didn’t get to see the joy their empty gesture brought because this was a “no whites allowed” zone.
A “No Whites Allowed” zone? Hey, that gives me an idea…
Actress Salma Hayek said that male actors should take a pay cut to serve as reparations for the unfair treatment and payment of women in Hollywood.
When normal people have trouble sleeping, they read a book or watch television. When lefties have trouble sleeping, they come up with new plans to steal your money and buy votes with it.
Survivors of a November sea rescue operation by the Libyan coastguard have filed a lawsuit against Italy with the European Court of Human Rights, saying Rome was ultimately responsible for “violent and reckless” Libyan actions.
Former “Sex and the City” star turned New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon said in an interview over the weekend that she believes the black community should be granted reparations by being offered first dibs at the burgeoning marijuana industry.
Democracy Alliance laid out the lofty goal in a document from the alliance’s spring conference this week in Atlanta, The Washington Free Beacon reports.
One man decided to test Starbucks’ commitment to its virtue signaling to demand reparations for racism at his local Starbucks and was immediately given a free drink. He caught the hilarious exchange on camera.
The simple fact that the Democratic party hasn’t already ousted crazy old Auntie Maxine and locked her up in the political attic is proof that her demented ravings are sanctioned at the highest levels.
“He has been deprived of due process and the fair trial guarantees that would ordinarily apply within the judicial system of the United States.”
It said the prisoner, believed to be aged either 40 or 41, “should be released immediately and given an enforceable right to compensation and other reparations”.