Land Based Reparations Models

The models presented below are for Land-based reparations.

  1. Taking Land ourselves (e.g., Take Back the Land, BLLI)
    1. Public
    2. Private
  2. Institutional Reparations– drawing down resources through public and/or private institutional coffers for Black land and resource base (example, Urban Tilth, Earthseed, Soul City)
    1. public
    2. Private 
  3. Direct/Interpersonal Reparations– an individual or group directly funding the acquiring of land for black people no strings attached (white tears, land deeds, money, second house, retreat centers)
    1. One individual (e.g., Wildseed)
    2. A Black-controlled pot where individuals can make reparations and they can be distributed translocally with movement infrastructure