Tag: CARICOM

Reparations battle picks up steam

Reparations battle picks up steam

| August 15, 2015

By Bert Wilkinson Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News Usually at this time of the year, international legislators and high flyers at umbrella organizations such as the European Union, its Parliament and even the Caribbean Community Secretariat take an extended break from the daily grind of trade negotiations and global conferences […]

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Caribbean nations united for reparations

Caribbean nations united for reparations

| November 5, 2013

In a move that has implications for blacks throughout the U.S., more than a dozen Caribbean nations have banded together to urge European countries, which profited from the transatlantic slave trade, to begin serious discussions about reparations.

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