Brian Lewis: Why the Commonwealth Games Federation should establish a Reparations Foundation

Brian Lewis

As the former British colonies in the Caribbean battle with runaway gun violence, youth crime, youth unemployment and under employment that has reached crisis levels, the consequences, scars and burden of the Colonial legacy of Caribbean Chattel slavery and the transatlantic slave trade, modern day slavery, contemporary racism, the social and economic inequalities and injustices continue to be passed on to generations born and yet to be born.