In December 2007, the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties of the Committee on the Judiciary of the US Congress holds an Oversight Hearing on the Legacy of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CHRG-110hhrg39707/html/CHRG-110hhrg39707.htm Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like June 29, 2018 In 1988, the National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA) is organized in the tradition of Callie House. June 29, 2018 In November–December 1967, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) holds a five-day planning meeting in Frogmore, South Carolina. With the leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. the group agrees to organize a civil disobedience campaign in Washington, D.C., focused on jobs and income. 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.