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 ...