From here to equality [electronic resource] : reparations for black Americans in the twenty-first century / William A. Darity Jr. and A. Kirsten Mullen.

"Racism and discrimination have choked economic opportunity for African Americans at nearly every turn. In 'From Here to Equality,' William Darity Jr. and A. Kirsten Mullen confront these injustices head-on and make the most comprehensive case to date for economic reparations for U.S. descendants of...

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Main Authors: Darity, William A., Jr., 1953- (Author)
Mullen, A. Kirsten (Andrea Kirsten) (Author)
Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2020]
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From Here to Equality: Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century
Format: Electronic eBook
  • A political history of America's black reparations movement
  • Myths of racial equality
  • Who reaped the fruits of slavery?
  • Roads not taken in the early years of the republic
  • Alternatives to war and slavery
  • Race and racism during the Civil War
  • Rehearsals for freedom
  • Radicals and rebels
  • Seven mystic years (1866-1873)
  • Sins of the sons and daughters
  • Beyond Jim Crow
  • Criticisms and responses
  • A program of black reparations.