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Juneteenth: A Brief History with Baltimore Insight

by Morgan State U
June 20, 2022

For the first time since its inception, Juneteenth will be federally recognized as a national holiday this year. However, questions remain on what Juneteenth is, what it means to the U.S., to Black people and how to honor and learn from the past. To discuss WBAL News Radio speaks with Morgan State University Archivist Dr. Ida Jones.