The Mission & Evangelism Committee recommends the video "Reparations" by filmmaker Jon Osaki. In this 32 minute video, you'll see historic images of the slave trade and hear personal experiences and perspectives of recent struggles for equality and allyship. (Fast forward to 2:00 for the start of the video) Following the video is a panel discussion.
Juneteenth Reparations Screening + Panel For a deeper look into the issue of reparations, we also recommend Ta-Nehisi Coates’ article, “The Case for Reparations,” which he wrote for The Atlantic in 2014. It’s an extremely persuasive and compelling piece of writing, which discusses the issue of reparations in great depth and answers any doubts or questions you might have.