Reparations: Overhype or overdue?
In this episode, we invite a guest to discuss reparations for slave descendants. We cover if reparations are necessary and if so, what they should look like, and who should benefit from them. The effect on society if such an event was finally undertaken is also considered. Sources:When will Britain face up to its crimes against humanity?https://www.theguardian.com/news/2018/mar/29/slavery-abolition-compensation-when-will-britain-face-up-to-its-crimes-against-humanityCapitalism and Slavery - Eric Williams https://www.amazon.com/Capitalism-Slavery-Eric-Williams/dp/0807844888Summary of Major Holocaust Compensation Programshttp://www.claimscon.org/forms/allocations/Summary%20of%20Major%20Holocaust%20Compensation%20Programs.pdfReparations to Africa and the Group of Eminent Personshttps://journals.openedition.org/etudesafricaines/4543Africa and Europe- A new partnership for development, peace and a better future (cornerstones for a Marshall Plan with Africa)https://www.bmz.de/en/publications/type_of_publication/information_flyer/information_brochures/Materialie270_africa_marshallplan.pdfIn Defense of Lootinghttps://thenewinquiry.com/in-defense-of-looting/The Empire Pays Back - Dr.Robert Beckfordhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzctBXOHewk&feature=youtu.be