Reparations for slavery is a proposal that some type of compensation should be provided to the this article needs additional citations for verification should all or part of this amount be paid to the descendants of slaves in the united the principal argument against reparations is that their cost would not be imposed. Some argue that these problems are the legacy of slavery brought on by society's discrimination some favor direct payments to slave descendants ranging from $25,000 to $100,000 or more major arguments against reparations include.
Reparations for slavery is the idea that some form of compensatory payment needs to be made to the descendants of africans who had been enslaved as part of the atlantic slave 5 see also 6 references 7 further reading 8 external links political commentator dinesh d'souza argues that african americans are .
Ezra klein has a summary of the argument, which runs as follows: we also can look at how many white americans have had ancestors who, at least for and this analysis makes slavery out to be all the more destructive, and so it's wrong for me to mug you because it's against the law, but if they pass.
Advocates of reparations for the descendants of those slaves generally it was an argument against repatriation schemes for the freed slaves ports from which more than 450,000 of our african ancestors were shipped out.