This city is the first in US to pay reparations

The historic step could be a national model

Apr 05, 2021 | Editorial | Making change | The economy
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The first step in a $10M plan

Evanston, IL, will become the first US city to offer reparations to Black residents after the City Council approved the groundbreaking plan last week. Funded by tax revenue from legalized marijuana, the program in the Chicago suburb aims to distribute $10 million over the next decade. The first phase...

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