Anthony Johnson July 17, 2018 No Comments Reference: National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like June 29, 2018 On August 1, 1980, Edgar Timmons. Jr. and the group known as People Organized for Equal Rights (POER) file a motion for the return of Harris Neck, Georgia (see timeline entry for July 1942). Attorneys for POER include Clarence Martin of Savannah, Georgia and Eric Schnapper of New York. The NAACP and the Emergency Land Fund assist POER in the effort. June 29, 2018 In spring of 1987, David Addams, Associate Director of National Conference of Black Lawyers (NCBL) asks Adjoa A. Aiyetoro (later chair of the Legal Strategies Commission and founding member of the National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA)) to organize a panel on reparations for the September 1987 conference at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. June 29, 2018 In 1967, the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO) is established.