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Harvard University released a report yesterday tying slavery to several university presidents, faculty, and staff between the university’s founding in 1636 and when slavery was outlawed in Massachusetts in 1783. Harvard leaders enslaved more than 70 Black and Indigenous people during the timeframe. The Ivy League school also benefited through its financial ties to donors who profited from slave trading. The 134-page report recognized the university as complicit in racial segregation and discrimination well into the 20th century.

The university announced it would set aside $100M for further research and to provide educational opportunities for those descended from enslaved people. However, the report stops short of recommending direct financial reparations.

The move comes amid a broader conversation in universities, including Georgetown and Brown, about remedying their ties to slavery, with many creating scholarships to benefit the decedents of those enslaved.