In May 2018, on the anniversary of the anti-slavery rebellion of the Maroon Jose Leonardo Chirino (in Las Macanillas, Falcon State on May 10, 1795), an international meeting on reparations is convened in Caracas, Venezuela. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://www.reparationresearch.org/declaration-international-meeting-reparations-caracas-venezuela/ Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like 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 29, 2018 The Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (Sub-Commission), appoints Theo van Boven, from the Netherlands, as special rapporteur to study restitution, compensation, and rehabilitation for victims of gross violations of human rights and fundamental freedoms. June 29, 2018 On February 6, 2017, the Charlottesville five-member City Council votes 3 to 2 remove the Lee statue and unanimously to rename Lee Park. In April 2017, the City Council votes 3 to 2 (as with the February vote) that the statue be removed completely from Charlottesville and sold to whoever the Council chooses.