The New Paper

October 2, 2020

CA Gov. Newsom signs legislation establishing task-force to explore slavery reparations

California Governor Gavin Newsom signed legislation establishing a task force to “study and make recommendations on reparations for slavery” on Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind legislation establishes a nine-member task force that will aim to “inform Californians about slavery and explore ways the state might provide reparations.” Read the announcement.

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