African Slave Traders and Reparations Explained on G.I.S.T.

By Sean Garvey

Give It Some Thought with Dr Harold Bennett
September 29, 2019 - 11:13 am

Dr. Harold Bennett sat down with Ovell Hamilton, Ph.D. to discuss an article written by the Wall Street Journal on African slave traders and their impact on the West African slave trade. Hamilton, who is a professor at Morehouse College, responded to Dr. Bennett's question on whether or not the African slave traders played a pivotal role in reparations. 

Dr. Bennett also raises the question: "Do we forfeit the right to receive reparations due to the fact some Africans were slave traders too?" 

Hear the discussion below: