Juneteenth

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President Joe Biden signed a bill Thursday to make Juneteenth a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery. ...
President Biden on Thursday signed into law legislation making Juneteenth, or June 19, the 12th federal holiday. ...
Juneteenth became a federal holiday today. Meanwhile, prominent Republican leaders ironically seek to demonize Critical Race Theory. Harvard professor and historian Annette Gordon-Reed joins us on how celebrating the historic end of slavery as a nation is an opportunity for Americans to learn about our past. ...
Juneteenth is a chance to honor black patriots and the vision of Frederick Douglass, who called America's core values "saving principles." ...

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