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Efforts spotlight slave who inspired beach name, local tale

By Philip Marcelo, Associated Press An enslaved Black man, the tall tale he inspired and the beach that now bears his name are the focus...

Our Living Heritage: A Juneteenth Play at St. Stephens

Important figures of the struggle were represented and brought to life on the St. Stephens Church stage by members of the congregation. By Darrel Wheeler,...

SDSU Juneteenth Celebration – Let Freedom Ring!

Event community members, including students and partners from the San Diego Community College District, came out to honor Juneteenth, also known as “Freedom...

A History of Juneteenth Celebrations

On June 19, 1865, Union general Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston and issued General Order Number 3, which informed enslaved people in the South...

California Reparations Task Force Releases Interim Report

By Voice & Viewpoint Newswire As part of California’s historic Assembly Bill 3121 (AB 3121), the California Task Force to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals...