Reparations? Black Austin Coalition Wants ‘Restitution’ Payments

Mayor Steve Adler at a June rally © Honest Austin

A group of African American activists identifying as the ‘Black Austin Coalition’ held a press conference Saturday demanding a minimum of $50 million per year as ‘restitution’ for historical wrongs perpetrated against Blacks in the city.

Demands for slavery reparations have made little headway in Washington DC, but activists have successfully pressured…