On June 19, 1865, enslaved African-Americans in Galveston, Texas, were told they were free
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What is Juneteenth Ė and should it be a federal holiday in the US? G 18 June 2020
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Every 19 June for more than 150 years
African Americans across the US
have celebrated freedom from slavery.
Guardian US reporter Kenya Evelyn
explores the significance of Juneteenth,
how celebrations have evolved over the years
and looks at whether it is time for the holiday
to receive federal recognition
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Juneteenth holiday / Juneteenth / Emancipation day UK / USA
On June 19, 1865,
enslaved African-Americans in Galveston, Texas,
were told they were free.
celebrate Juneteenth USA
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