It’s time to go after the Egyptians and make them cough up reparation for the slavery your ancestors endured 3,500 years ago. And while you’re at it, might as well tap the Spanish, Arabs and Germans and see what you can hustle.
Then, let’s fork over a couple hundred billion of America’s tax dollars to African-Americans as payment due for the years of slavery their ancestors suffered from 1619 to 1865. Good reason to hustle more freebees off the taxpayer.
Recession? Trillion dollar debt? So what.
Some eight years ago, it was the Reparations Assessment Group who convened to punish white America for crimes of yore. Lawyers Johnnie Cochran and Alexander J. Pires Jr. filed that lawsuit but it never went anywhere.
Now, we have the honorable (pardon the expression) Representative John Conyers, (D) of Michigan, who is sponsoring H.R. 40, The “Commission to Study Reparation Proposals for African Americans Act.” The whole idea is to muscle through a bill that will force descendents of slave owners to apologize and pay up kazillions for the dastardly crimes of their ancestors.
Excuse me? Ancestors? My mother’s grandparents immigrated from Norway in 1880. My father’s parents came over …