Juneteenth: A Party, Proclamation, and Protest

Photo of one of the earlier Juneteenth celebrations featuring 6 people — presumably 2 women and 4 men — dapperly & stylishly adorning new clothes to commemorate the day.

Wishing Black folk (of all ethnicities and cultures) an inspired & celebratory #Juneteenth. This is a happy day for me, because I am centering this invention that our ancestors created, not a federal holiday this…