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Undefeated. World Champion. Texan. Proud to welcome @FutureOfBoxing  & the @WBCBoxing  at the Capitol today. Jermall won the WBC 'Freedom Belt' on Juneteenth in Houston.

A statue of George Floyd that has been in Brooklyn's Flatbush neighborhood since Juneteenth will be moved on Monday -- first back to the studio for refurbishment and then to Manhattan's Union Square Park in September as planned

Juneteenth is a new holiday for many Americans. For my family, it's always been personal

The artwork was unveiled on the Juneteenth holiday in a spot on Flatbush Avenue. Five days later on June 24, it was vandalized with black paint and marked with the logo of a white supremacist group.

The 6-foot statue was unveiled this summer as part of New York City's Juneteenth celebrations.


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Now that Juneteenth is a federal holiday, take a minute to learn about Opal Lee—the woman who did more than anyone to make it happen. Let’s follow her lead and try to leave our grandkids a better world than the one we came up in.

Juneteenth is henceforth considered a US holiday at Tesla & SpaceX

juneteenth'>Happy Juneteenth! The first U.S. holiday that's illegal to teach about in 15 states.

We had previously scheduled our #MAGA  Rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for June 19th – a big deal. Unfortunately, however, this would fall on the Juneteenth Holiday. Many of my African American friends and supporters have reached out to suggest that we consider changing the date out...

Juneteenth has never been a celebration of victory, or an acceptance of the way things are. It's a celebration of progress. It's an affirmation that despite the most painful parts of our history, change is possible––and there is still so much work to do.

Civil rights icon Angela Davis pumps her fist during a Juneteenth protest against police brutality as longshoremen shut down the Port of Oakland and 28 other ports along the west coast on Friday. Story:

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So. Let's set the stage... President Trump has chosen as the venue for his first rally in months, Tulsa, Oklahoma, site of a horrific massacre of African Americans. And he has set the date for June 19th, Juneteenth, a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

How about we nix Columbus Day and make Juneteenth a national holiday instead?