Galveston, Texas, was the sight of a famous speech given by Civil War Union General Gordon Granger in 1865.
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4:02pm Jun 12, 2020Sports Sports NationalThe NFL is giving all employees the day off on June 19th. That day - known as Juneteenth - commemorates the effective end of slavery. It's the third major race-related directive by the NFL in a week.
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This weekend, thousands of people across the country will celebrate something that took place a century and a half ago.
9:45am Jun 19, 2016National NationalJuneteenth, the day when many African-Americans mark the end of slavery, is also associated with traditional foods from the black community. One woman wants to revive a traditional treat: tea cakes.