Say No to Reparations: Remembering Slavery, Forgetting the Classical-Liberal Values that Abolished It »
By Jonathan Bean | Monday March 21, 2016 at 3:33 PM PDT | Comments Off on Say No to Reparations: Remembering Slavery, Forgetting the Classical-Liberal Values that Abolished It
Advocates of reparations for the descendants of African American slaves recently challenged socialist Bernie Sanders to embrace their cause, which he refused to do. A leading advocate of reparations, Atlantic contributor Ta-Nehisi Coates, criticizes Sanders for placing class-based politics before race. Lost in the unending debate over reparations is a key point: group reparations ignore the...
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