Black Reparations

[Revised entry by Bernard Boxill on November 18, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] States have long demanded reparations from other states at the end of wars. More recently non-state
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[Revised entry by Bernard Boxill on November 18, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] States have long demanded reparations from other states at the end of wars. More recently non-state actors such as the Aborigines of Australia, the Maori of New Zealand, and the Native Americans of North America are demanding the return of their tribal lands from Europeans as reparation; Eastern Europeans dispossessed by socialist governments are demanding the return of their property as reparation; and African Americans are demanding reparation for the injuries of slavery and its aftermath. The last of these demands is our subject....

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