U.S. · CULTURE
June 20, 20223 min read, 628 words
Published: June 20, 2022 | 3 min read, 628 words
African Americans throughout the nation celebrate Juneteenth, but who knows what actually happened on June 19, 1865? As the nation observes the second federal legal holiday marking the emancipation of enslaved people in Texas, there are a number of misconceptions about the histor...