NATIONAL SURVEY: UPDATE

The following is a general update regarding responses to the National Survey. We hope to provide updates on a monthly or quarterly basis. We need funds in order to continue its distribution ($37.00 per month). JOIN THE CAMPAIGN AND MAKE A DONATION: http://www.newafrikan.org/people-s-campaign-for-reparations…

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1. There were 128 Respondents from the following states who took the survey:

Pennsylvania

Texas

Michigan

Maryland

Connecticut

Virginia

Georgia

Florida

District of Columbia (D.C.)

New Mexico 

Missouri

Maine

Hawaii

California

New York

Massachusetts

New Jersey

Minnesota

Wisconsin

Louisiana

South Carolina

Nebraska

North Carolina

Illinois

Ohio

2. eighty-one (81%) of those surveyed had parents and/or grandparents who were born in the southern U.S.

3. (83%) of those surveyed see Blacks as a distinct group within the U.S.

4. (93%) think the movement for Black freedom and justice needs to be headed in a different direction.

5. (91%) support proportional representation.

6. (95%) support reparations.

7. (66%) support a comprehensive reparations package to include land, cash, free health care, free tuition, etc.

8. Within the above reparations group, (42%) favor land: (40%) favor cash.

9. (67%) support the creation of an independent Black nation, based in the southern U.S.

Upcoming Community Forums: S.W. PA

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