Senate Democrats’ reparations proposal does not include direct payments

Senate Democrats’ reparations proposal does not include direct payments

by WorldTribune Staff, July 19, 2020 Senate Democrats are calling on taxpayers to foot the bill for $350 billion in reparations to address “systemic racism.” Democrats called the the Economic Justice Act which they announced on Thursday an “important down-payment to answer the calls to address systemic racism and historic underinvestment in communities of color.” […]

Asheville, NC approves reparations, but no direct payments

Asheville, NC approves reparations, but no direct payments

by WorldTribune Staff, July 15, 2020 North Carolina’s Asheville City Council on Tuesday apologized for its role in slavery and racial discrimination and voted unanimously on a resolution which proposed reparations for the city’s black residents. The City Council said reparations will not be provided in the form of direct cash payments, as some have […]

Elizabeth Warren introduces legislation for gay reparations

Elizabeth Warren introduces legislation for gay reparations

by WorldTribune Staff, June 24, 2019 Sen. Elizabeth Warren on June 20 introduced the Refund Equality Act, a bill that would allow same-sex couples to amend past tax returns and receive refunds from the IRS. The Massachusetts Democrat and 2020 presidential candidate cited a tax code that was “discriminatory” against non-heterosexual married couples in calling […]

Burgess Owens: Democrats should pay restitution for ‘all the misery they brought to my race’

Burgess Owens: Democrats should pay restitution for ‘all the misery they brought to my race’

by WorldTribune Staff, June 20, 2019 Former NFL player Burgess Owens said in congressional testimony on June 19 that he didn’t believe in reparations for slavery, but did believe in “restitution,” and that restitution should come from the Democratic Party for all the “misery” it has brought to his race. Burgess was part of a […]

Reparations, North Korea style: Analyst cites plans for nuclear armed extortion

Reparations, North Korea style: Analyst cites plans for nuclear armed extortion

by WorldTribune Staff, September 29, 2017 North Korea “will be the world’s first nuclear armed extortionist,” an analyst wrote. Foreign Minister Ri Yong-Ho publicly stated in front of the UN General Assembly that the Kim Jong-Un regime intends “to handsomely profit from their ability to enforce settlement of their alleged grievances against the world with […]