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Should White People Celebrate Juneteenth?

The origins and what the holiday means to Black Americans

Photo by Julia M Cameron

Should White People Celebrate Juneteenth?

From a 30-something-year-old black man from Texas, I say yes. Absolutely.

Growing up in Texas, I had the privilege of learning about Juneteenth in school and we even had annual celebrations with friends…

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Justin Stinnett

Justin Stinnett

Texan, I write about sports, relationships, social issues and life lessons. Follow me on Twitter @Jthewriter1482.