Juneteenth

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Juneteenth

Black Independence Day, otherwise known as Juneteenth, represents freedom in many ways.

"Griot & Activist- Educator, Dr. James Small explains the foundation of the Juneteenth holiday. Dr. Samall will talk about the holiday was celebrated & the move to make it an official holiday.

What was born out of emancipation in Texas has become a global celebration of Black freedom.

While gathering, organizing and/or protesting has historically the way folks would come together in celebration, with the current global pandemic it is suggested to pivot the plan. Here are some ways you can take action.

Juneteenth is a time to recommit ourselves to the work that remains undone. We remember that even in the darkest hours, there is cause to hope for tomorrow’s light. Today, no matter our race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation, we recommit ourselves to working to free modern-day slaves around the world and to honoring in our own time the efforts of those who fought so hard to steer our country truer to our highest ideals.

Griot and Elder, Dr. Leonard Jeffries checks in to discuss the significance of Juneteenth. Dr. Jay will also talk about the differences between the ongoing civil unrest & The Montgomery Bus Boycott & the impact of the virus on the rallies.

Bring out the piano keys as John Legend and Alicia Keys are helping celebrate our freedom.