Black Lives Matter Minnesota calls for reparations after Derek Chauvin verdict: “It’s about direct cash payments” https://t.co/mJX6FNfEKY
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But, according to Insider, “organizers and family members of victims of police violence are careful not to label his conviction as anything more than a step in the direction toward justice.” In fact, Black Lives Matter Minnesota is now saying that full-scale reparations is the solution needed to atone for what they say has been generational institutionalized racism.
“It’s about direct cash payments,” Trahern Crews, a spokesperson for BLM Minnesota, told Insider. “Reparations is cause for a cessation, which means stop killing them, or stop harming them.”
“That’s not stopping, so we don’t get a chance to heal,” Crews added.