In an earlier post, I criticized the specifics of Keyes's reparations plan, though I agree with his general sentiment. It now seems that the proposal has generated the expected criticism from conservative quarters. Keyes responded pretty well, however. According to the Sun-Times:
On Wednesday, Keyes ridiculed the fuss over his position, saying it is simply a tax break, something "Republicans and my conservative brethren" don't object to when applied to a "wealthy corporation."