KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Jamaican lawmakers are seeking to revive a slavery reparations commission that could lead to requests for compensation from Britain or repatriation of some Jamaicans to Africa. The government said in a statement Friday that Youth and Culture Minister Lisa Hanna has asked the Cabinet to create a new commission. The previous one disbanded in February 2010 because of financial difficulties. If formed, the commission would hold public Click to Read     

Jamaicans Seeking Reparations for Slavery

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) Jamaican lawmakers are seeking to revive a slavery reparations commission that could lead to requests for compensation from Britain or repatriation of some Jamaicans to Africa.

The government said in a statement Friday that Youth and Culture Minister Lisa Hanna has asked the Cabinet to create a new commission. The previous one disbanded in February 2010 because of financial difficulties.

If formed, the commission would hold public

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  1. I’m a professional white male in the good old USA, Reparations for Slavery are in line considering the trillions of dollars gain from interest money as a result of free labor. If it were any other race of people Reparations for Slavery would have been complete.