In 2005, JP Morgan Chase and Wachovia apologize for their connections to slavery. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/06/19/AR2005061900694_2.html?noredirect=on Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like September 7, 2018 James Forman, director of international affairs for Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC); Lucius Walker, executive director of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO); and 25 members of the National Black Economic Development Conference (NBEDC) meet with leaders of the Episcopal Church to present the Black Manifesto. September 7, 2018 Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR) endorse reparations in May 1969. BMCR creates demands, including $750,000 for the Black Economic Development Conference (BEDC), presents these to the Methodist Board of Missions. The executive committee of the board establishes $1.3 million for economic empowerment. June 29, 2018 The Committee of 100 is formed to lobby for the Poor People’s Campaign (see timeline entry for December 4, 1967) in advance of the arrival of thousands for Resurrection tent city.