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The idea of slavery reparations has stalled in Maryland. Local campaigns could change that.

July 11, 2023

Ask a Black person about reparations, and you might hear a story about the generational impact of slavery and racism. Ask a white person and you may hear some variation of, “Why should I pay for this? I didn’t own slaves.” There’s never been a consensus on reparations in Maryland — should we make them, what they might look like, who should qualify or how we pay for them.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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