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 In 1989, Massachusetts State Senator Bill Owens introduces Senate Bill 1621, cosponsored by Representatives Shirley Owens-Hicks and Byron Rushing. This bill is an act to provide for reparations by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for slavery, the slave trade, and invidious discrimination against people of African descent born or residing in the US. June 29, 2018 In response to evidence generated by Deadria C. Farmer-Paellmann regarding insurance company practices, the State of California requires insurers to search their archives for slave policies. June 28, 2018 In 1829, in his “Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World,” David Walker asserts that “the White Christian Americans” were the most cruel and barbarous people who have ever lived.