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Juneteenth Celebrates Just One of the United States’ 20 Emancipation Days

By Kris Manjapra, Tufts University The actual day was June 19, 1865, and it was the Black dockworkers in Galveston, Texas, who first heard the...

PHOTOS: Joyful Juneteenth marchers brave D.C rain as America enters a civil rights summer

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California State Capitol Goes Black … Red and Green to Mark Juneteenth

Aldon Thomas Stiles | California Black Media As California goes, so does the nation. You’ve probably heard that cliché many times before. It certainly rings true...