Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is a holiday of notable significance for many African Americans. June 19, 1865, highlights the abolition of slavery in the state of Texas.
According to the official website, Juneteenth “is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.” A lot of people would take this time to hang out or relax with friends and family. But why not take this day to educate yourself or learn more about how far we’ve come […]
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=3209618909051872&set=a.254852727861853&type=3&theater Juneteenth (June 19th) is celebrated as the day the entire United State Emancipated slaves. Normally, Google will present holidays Doodle on their homepage. Well, on Juneteenth, no graphic was shown so artist, Davian Chester decided to create one for them. Since then, he announced on his FB page that he was offered a […]
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