Jim Crow Reparation Analysis

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In the article by Jim Crow, it is clear that black Americans are today facing the challenge of the legacies that slavery left behind. In the article, Coates adds that the African Americans need reparation from the government. During the talk to defend the article, Coates discussed his motive for the paper and presented the future of the article. This paper aims at presenting the reasons for the Coates’ argument that reparation should be done. One of the factors upon which Coates bases his argument is discrimination that the African Americans faced in the United States. Africans faced discrimination as they tried to purchase homes from the west side neighbors during 1950s (Coates, 34). Coates gives an example of how the greatest percentage
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