Georgetown University has acknowledged that the school has profited from the sale of slaves and has “reconciled” by naming two buildings after African Americans and offer preferred admission to any descendants of slaves who worked at the university. March 23, 2019 No Comments Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like June 29, 2018 On February 28, 2001, the final report of the Oklahoma Commission to Study the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 is published, making recommendations including a program of reparations to survivors and their descendants. June 29, 2018 In the morning of September 3, 2001, the African Group announces its continued support for the Dakar Declaration. Later that afternoon, the US walks out of the Durban conference. June 29, 2018 The African regional preparatory conference for the World Conference Against Racism (WCAR) is held in Dakar, Senegal (Jan. 22-24, 2001). Again, the US sends a delegation to the African regional preparatory conference, reportedly to try to ensure that the preparatory conference does not come out with a strong declaration on reparations and crimes against humanity.