Category: Juneteenth 2017

What is Juneteenth? 08 Amazing Facts We Bet You Didn’t Know About Juneteenth

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What is Juneteenth? Juneteenth is the most imperative days in African American history yet we can say there are still many things you don’t think about this occasion. President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on September 22, 1862, yet it took near three more years before the full liberation of America’s slaves was finished. This […]

Juneteenth day 2017 | A Real History behind Juneteenth

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Why is it called Juneteenth Juneteenth, otherwise called Juneteenth Independence Day or Freedom Day, is an occasion that recognizes the June 19, 1865, declaration of the abolition of a slave in Texas-Oklahoma, the liberation of African American slaves all through the Confederate South. Celebrated on June 19, the word is a mix of “June” and […]

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Muskogee celebrates Juneteenth with jazz and heritage events (Muskogee, Oklahoma) – not simplest is the month of June designated as black song month, but the country of Oklahoma, in conjunction with 29 others, formally recognizes the 0.33 Friday in June because the national Juneteenth vacation and Muskogee can be celebrating and honoring these traditions in […]

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