New Jersey Reparations Council: First-anniversary reflections and outlook

Juneteenth 2024 marks the first anniversary of the New Jersey Reparations Council (NJRC), launched exactly a year ago by the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (NJISJ).

The council is comprised of more than 55 experts organized into nine committees. The groups are tasked with examining the state’s history of enslavement and racial discrimination and developing a slate of policies to achieve a more just future.

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