The Case for Reparations

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Ta-Nehisi CoatesThe Atlantic, June 2014, available here 

                                                                                                                                        

 

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.

Ta-Nehisi Coates eloquently chronicles the connections between housing policy and racial inequality in the United States. 

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