CONCLUSION

Reimagining a Just World

I would like to reimagine a new United States of America—an America where Black people are not fatigued because justice is a reality. In some ways it seems simple to dismantle white supremacy; however, I am not so naïve as to believe it is easy. I think we know what to do. I just wonder whether we have the will to do it. In my reimagined world . . .

  • The government would officially apologize for slavery and pay reparations.
  • White supremacy would be acknowledged and disavowed and there would be concerted and sincere efforts to dismantle it.
  • Racism would be understood as a white problem, not a Black one.
  • Existing legislation to combat racism would be enforced and not weakened by newer legislation designed to ...

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