Evanston, IL Becomes First U.S. City to Offer Reparations to Black Residents

  According to reports, Evanston, IL, has become the first U.S. city to offer black residents reparations. After the city council voted on a historic reparations program that will grant black families $25,000 per, in the form of housing grants. “We think this is one small step for Black people in Evanston that have suffered through discrimination in so many areas,” said Evanston North Shore Branch NAACP president Dr. Michael Nabors. “But it is a giant step for the entire Black community.” The program will grant families up to $25,000…

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