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Slavery: what the United States can learn from Africa about reparations
In the United States, the House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee voted on April 14, 2021, to recommend the creation of a commission to study the possibility of paying reparations to the descendants of enslaved people. Looking to Africa can help clear a path forward, writes Kwasi Konadu, professor of African history at Colgate university.
By Kwasi Konadu, for The Conversation
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