Date Published: 6/15/2020
Author(s): Sandy Darity
Summary: Mullen and Darity give a little historical context before highlighting and answering some common questions about reparations. They also describe the total that is needed ($10-12 Trillion) to completely close the wealth gap. Common themes in the questions and answers revolve around how payment could be made, how it should be viewed from a global perspective, and how to balance reparations with other initiatives.
Use the FAQ at the end of the article during conversations about reparations. Read the book on which this article is based for more in-depth analysis and information on reparations.