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Ta-Nehisi Coates ripped into Mitch McConnell during congressional testimony where he made the case for reparations for the descendants of slaves

Influential writer Ta-Nehisi Coates passionately condemned Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell during a Wednesday congressional hearing on reparations for the descendants of slaves. Coates helped ignite a national conversation about reparations for the descendants of slaves with his 2014 essay in The Atlantic, “The Case for Reparations.” On Tuesday, McConnell […]
Ta-Nehisi Coates ripped into Mitch McConnell during congressional testimony where he made the case for reparations for the descendants of slaves
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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is resisting pressure to resign, and has reportedly been given homework by his advisers to read ‘Roots’ and ‘The Case for Reparations’

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is reportedly trying to rehabilitate his image by emphasising racial equality in his legislative agenda, and reading the works of prominent African-American writers. Northam’s advisers have instructed him to read Alex Haley’s “Roots” and Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “The Case for Reparations,”BuzzFeed News reportedFriday. Northam has resisted calls […]
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is resisting pressure to resign, and has reportedly been given homework by his advisers to read ‘Roots’ and ‘The Case for Reparations’