Biden Supports Study on Slavery Reparations as House Democrats Push BillEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden backs studying whether reparations should be paid to descendants of slaves, the White House said Wednesday, as House Democrats held a hearing on a bill that would establish a panel to study the issue. White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters in Washington that Biden would “certainly support a study on reparations” while also understanding “we don’t don’t need a study to take action, right now, on systemic racism.” Psaki pointed to how Biden signed an executive order on his first day in office mandating the advancement of “racial equity,” a quasi-Marxist critical race theory that focuses on equality of outcome, not opportunity. Biden later proclaimed racial equity as a goal of the federal government. The Democrat doesn’t necessarily back paying reparations, Psaki added. “We’ll see what happens through the legislative process,” she said. The briefing took place as lawmakers held a hearing on H.R. 40, which …Read More

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