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HR 40 is a bill sponsored by Representative John Conyers Jr., introduced on 1989, in a previous session of Congress. Each year since then it has been put up before Congress and each year Congress fails to pass it. HR 40 is a bill to study American slavery and the devastating effects of slavery after it was abolished.
You may ask: Why should Congress Pass HR 40?
- Why is black American wealth what it is relative to white wealth?