In October 2017, the Centre for Reparations Research at the University of the West Indies (UWI) is officially launched with the first event a reparations symposium. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://www.reparationresearch.org/event/crr-offical-launch/ Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like May 9, 1962 Former American Slaveholders who did not join the confederacy receive reparations 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 In January 2017, a $4 million reparations, or equity, package is presented to Charlottesville City Council and passes unanimously.