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Commemorating Juneteenth

We commemorate the liberation of Black people who were enslaved in America for centuries and honor their courageous fight for freedom. We remember the victims of this gross human rights atrocity—millions of African and Black American men, women, and children whose lives were lost or irreparably harmed, and the countless families who were forcibly separated… Continue Reading Commemorating Juneteenth