Session One: September 19, 2021 4-5:30 pm
Reparations: What’s It All About?
This session grounds current calls for Reparations in our various faith
traditions and growing demands for racial justice. What are the long-lasting
harms that must be redressed? How can we achieve both repair and
Session Two: September 26, 2021 4-5:30 pm
Why are reparations called for in Evanston; what was the harm and how
did it happen? We will explore how public and private action led to the
segregation, diminished opportunity, and long-lasting wealth inequities
experienced by the Black community. We will also look at how the White
faith community responded to what was happening around them.
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Session Three: October 3, 2021 4-5:30 pm
Where are We Today, and What's Next?
This session will focus on the details of, and differences between, the
two reparations programs currently available in Evanston and the
issues facing them. We will develop ideas for how to support these
local programs as well as national reparations, both financially and