In 1917, Marcus Garvey establishes a Universal Negro Improvement Association branch in the United States. June 28, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/twenty/tkeyinfo/garvey.htm Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like 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. June 29, 2018 On April 8, 1989, N’COBRA holds its first Washington, D.C. town hall meeting. Senator Bill Owens is a speaker, and Queen Mother Audley Moore, mother of the contemporary reparations movement, attends. September 7, 2018 Lucius Walker, executive director of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO), decides to host the National Black Economic Development Conference (NBEDC), and NBEDC meets April 25-27, 1969 at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.