NYC
2019
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
H209
Timeslot: 
Session 6: Sunday June 30th, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Description/Abstract of your Event: 

Reparations for the descendants of enslaved Africans is a topic on the lips of many these days, Bruce Dixon, Aasentewa Nkrumah Ture and Pascal Robert will present a set of unorthodox and challenging views of the history of reparationist discourse, and the deployment and uses of reparationist discourse at the present juncture.

Participants

Pascal Robert is a graduate of Boston University School of Law and has been researching and writing about Black and Haitian politics for over 10 years.
He is also a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post, Alternet.com, AllHipHop.com and Black Agenda Report. Pascal is now busy writing...

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Asantewaa Nkrumah-Ture is a long-time anti-capitalist/socialist community organizer and activist. She is a dues-paying member of these...

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A habitual troublemaker and incorrigible activist, Bruce Dixon has been comforting the afflicted and afflicting the comfortable since 1968.

As a rank and file member of the Black Panther Party in 1969-1970, a 1970s rank-and-file union activist in a string of factories, plants and...

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