Reparations in Action

“Reparations: What Will Your Legacy Be?” - Penny Hess Speaks at Reparations Legacy Conference, June 2021

July 30, 2021


This presentation was recorded on June 12, 2021 at the first-ever conference of the Reparations Legacy Project, a campaign of the Uhuru Solidarity Movement working to win reparations from white individuals, corporations and businesses with access to wealth. 

Penny Hess is the Chair of the African People's Solidarity Committee, the organization of white people working under the leadership of the African People's Socialist Party to build the movement for white reparations to African people. Penny Hess joined the African People’s Solidarity Committee at its founding conference in 1976 and has for the past forty five years worked under the leadership of the African People’s Socialist Party and Chairman Omali yeshitela to build white solidarity with black power. Chairwoman Penny is also the author of Overturning the Culture of Violence.