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Juneteenth

Oregon Among First States To Make Juneteenth A Holiday

The Pacific state plans to officially begin observing the holiday starting June 19, 2022.

Joe Biden Signs Bill To Make Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

"Making Juneteenth a federal holiday is a major step forward to recognize the wrongs of the past."

Kendrick Sampson And Channing Godfrey Peoples Talk ‘Miss Juneteenth,’ Black Love’s Portrayal And More

The actor and director talk the film's love story, Juneteenth true meaning to them and the Black community, and what they hope viewers take away from the insightful and…

Juneteenth Pumps Freedom Into The Veins Of Milwaukee’s Black Community

Milwaukee’s Juneteenth celebration is the block party and the cookout.

Pharrell And Kenya Barris Are Teaming Up To Make A Juneteenth Musical Happen

Kenya Barris and Pharrell Williams are putting their heads together to put on for their people in an exciting new project. In an announcement fitting for today (June…

African American Family Records From Slavery Era Will Be Available Online For Free

After centuries of African American slave records have been left in shadows of obscurity and questionable narratives, a major website is closing the gaps on untold parts…