reparations

The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap

November 6, 2017
Mehrsa Baradaran details how government policy created white middle class wealth while simultaneously impoverishing African Americans

Should the Community Control the Police?

June 27, 2017
Black Agenda Report’s Glen Ford discusses the recent failed prosecutions of the officers who killed Samuel DuBose, Sylville Smith and Philando Castile

Baltimore’s Corrupt Policing Destroyed Ivan Potts’ Life, How Can the City Fix It?

May 24, 2017

Potts was arrested illegally twice and spent four years in jail for crimes he didn’t commit, advocates are pointing to his case as an example as to why the city needs a formal process for helping victims of police abuse by Taya Graham and Stephen Janis

War on Drugs

May 8, 2017
Youth advocate Bobby Marvin Holmes describes the trauma inflicted on Baltimore by the ongoing Drug War

Black Lives

September 28, 2016
A United Nations group also says the United States owes reparations to African Americans

Evolution of A Black Panther

March 6, 2016
TRNN Executive Producer Eddie Conway and Urban Researcher at Morgan State University Ray Winbush speak with students and faculty at Catonsville Community College about the Black Panthers, Reparations, and the Baltimore Uprising.

The Left, Bernie Sanders and Reparations

February 12, 2016

University of Pennsylvania political scientist Adolph Reed discusses his support for Bernie Sanders, his previous lack of support for Barack Obama and his critique of the movement for reparations

Race, Class and Privilege

February 12, 2016
Founder of BreakingBrown.com Yvette Carnell and BlackAgendaReport.com columnist Pascal Robert joined us for a rousing round table discussion of leading topics of the day.

Eurozone Crisis

June 30, 2013
In this two part series, Heiner Flassbeck discusses the unbearable debt imposed on Germany by the Treaty of Versailles after WWI, the subsequent debt forgiveness & restructuring of Germany’s external debt after WWII and Germany’s position today as a European creditor nation June 2013