Celebrating Juneteenth: Honoring Freedom and Equality

Juneteenth, also referred to as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is a momentous holiday that commemorates the abolition of slavery in the United States. It originated on June 19, 1865, when enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, were informed of their freedom, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation was issued. Juneteenth stands as … Read more