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White Theft of Black Land, or, When Not Even Reparations Are Enough

The Bruce family should have been millionaires by now, but California officials brazenly stole their beachfront property

Manhattan Beach maintenance worker Omar Morrison pours water on the new sod surrounding a newly constructed monument at Bruce’s Beach on March 3, 2007. Photo: Allen J. Schaben/Getty Images

White people stealing land from Black people is a tale as old as time. It happened in…