In this June 21, 2013 photo, black pallbearers leave the cemetery after carrying the coffin for a burial in Lima, Peru. In 2009 the government of then-President Alan Garcia issued a pub

 

              In this June 21, 2013 photo, black pallbearers leave the cemetery after carrying the coffin for a burial in Lima, Peru. In 2009 the government of then-President Alan Garcia issued a pub
In this June 21, 2013 photo, black pallbearers leave the cemetery after carrying the coffin for a burial in Lima, Peru. In 2009 the government of then-President Alan Garcia issued a public apology to Afro-Peruvians for a racist tradition of colonial slavery - largely in cane fields - for which they never received reparations. A year later, his government suggested Lima funeral homes stop employing blacks exclusively as pallbearers. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)