In June 2014, “The Case for Reparations” by Ta-Nehisi Coates is published in the Atlantic. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/06/the-case-for-reparations/361631/ Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like September 10, 2018 Meetings are held in Brooklyn in 1976 and 1977. The purpose is to address disunity among the various forces in the Black Movement and to formulate a united front. A core group urges a call to convene the founding convention of the National Black United Front (NBUF). June 29, 2018 On May 21, 1968, a tent city known as Resurrection City” is set up in support of the Poor People’s Campaign (see timeline entry for December 4, 1967), lasting for six weeks. June 29, 2018 In 1989, the December I2th Movement International Secretariat (IS) first goes to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, as part of a group called Freedom Now, a campaign seeking amnesty for political prisoners and prisoners of war in the US. Many of the IS members are veterans of the African Liberation Support Committee of the 1970s.