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 August 9, 2018 The Episcopal Church, Presbyterian Church (USA), United Methodist Church (UMC), United Church of Christ (UCC), and Unitarian Universalists (UU) pass resolutions or create commissions that call for a study of the history of slavery, the on-going harms and benefits of that history, and the possibility of reparations. June 29, 2018 In September 1990, Nkechi Taifa, chair of the D.C. chapter of the National Conference of Black Lawyers, requests a resolution in support of H.R. 3745 from the D.C. Council through Wilhelmina J. Rolark, chair of the Committee on the Judiciary. The D.C. Council issues a resolution. March 23, 2019 The Shoshones were paid over $6 million for land illegally seized from them (although it was only half the appraised value of the land) (Race, Racism, and Reparations by J. Angelo Corlett, 2003, Cornell University Press, p. 170).