On Tuesday Mitch McConnell of Kentucky white-splained that the US has done what it can to make up for slavery.
On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties held a hearing on H.R. 40, the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act. Among those testifying was author Ta-Nehisi Coates, who directed his remarks straight at Mitch McConnell:
His full remarks are here, and the video of his full statement is below: