The California Reparations Task Force is the U.S.'s first statewide effort to give reparations to Black Californians, especially those whose ancestors were enslaved. The task force has been holding meetings on Zoom, where anybody can give their insights and opinions on reparations. Ideas voiced so far have ranged from cash settlements to “40 acres and a Tesla” (in reference to "40 acres and a mule," a phrase that commonly connotes broken promises made to descendants of slaves).

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