The Case for Reason About Reparations for Slavery

Last summer, Ta-Nehisi Coates, senior editor for The Atlantic Monthly, set a new traffic record for the magazine's website with his whopping 16,000-word, 10-chapter June cover story, "The Case for Reparations." Drawing not from the slavery era, but from the post-Civil War years up to the present, the one-time history major from Howard University wove together several multi-generational stories arousing empathy for the descendants of emancipated slaves....

 
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This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #31, Winter 2018 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo31/up-from-racism