Reparations Rollout: City Authorizes $25,000 Payout For Black Americans To Atone For Centuries Of Slavery, Segregation, Racism And Injustice
In an unprecedented move, Evanston, Illinois will be the first city to approve a $10 million package that will pay each Black resident $25,000 in reparations.
Yet, some don’t think it’s enough.
Rev. Michael Nabors, the president of Evanston NAACP, called the $25K payout a “drop in the bucket.”