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Employees at the Atlanta store said the menu was racially insensitive and that none of the people who created it were Black.
"We don't want you here," said one bystander. That's "not how you heal a nation," complained the conservative senator.
In Galveston, where enslaved Texans were notified that they were free on June 19, 1865, a 5,000-square-foot mural confronts our past and our future.
They are disproportionately detained, receive higher bond costs, and say they face unfair treatment within detention centers.
"I’m humbled by it, I truly am," said the "Grandmother of Juneteenth" Opal Lee.
Here's how to make Juneteenth a celebration and a day of learning about our nation's true history.
Banning critical race theory from classrooms whitewashes racism’s role in U.S. history and, ironically, America’s newest federal holiday.
Here’s how the new holiday unexpectedly sailed through Congress this week.
President Joe Biden will be signing the law Thursday to officially make Juneteenth a federal holiday.