No reparations check of any amount could substitute for an apology


Be honest. When you hear the word “reparations” in relation to compensation to African Americans for the sin of slavery, you think of a check from the U.S. Treasury By Jonathan Capehart | The Washington Post | August 15, 2019 Be honest. When you hear the word “reparations” in relation to compensation to African Americans…

Better Schools Won’t Fix America


Like many rich Americans, I used to think educational investment could heal the country’s ills—but I was wrong. Fighting inequality must come first. By Nick Hanauer | The Atlantic Magazine | July 2, 2019 Long ago, i was captivated by a seductively intuitive idea, one many of my wealthy friends still subscribe to: that both poverty…