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Day: <span>July 16, 2020</span>

Breakthrough … Asheville, NC approves reparations for its Black residents

Nicole Lyn Pesce, MarketWatch.com The Asheville City Council approved of the reparations resolution in a unanimous 7-0 vote on Tuesday night, the Asheville Citizen-Times reported. The reparations won’t come as direct payments to individuals, however. Instead, the City Council plans to invest in areas where the Black community has long suffered disparities, such as: increasing access to […]readmore