Juneteenth is June 19th

Juneteenth celebrations mark the abolition of slavery on June 19th in the United States.  Many African-Americans celebrate this date instead of the Fourth of July.  If your people do not have a history of slavery, perhaps you didn't know this.  Now we know.  

Juneteenth website


Julie Mowat (AWC The Hague), Human Rights Team Co-Chair



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