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History of Juneteenth: Now the first new federal holiday in decades

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Students will explore and discuss the history and context around the Juneteenth holiday in the United States. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: History of Juneteenth and why it’s set to become a national holiday

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Explore the significance of Juneteenth and the value of making it a national holiday Continue reading

Sports franchises push for paid holiday this Election Day

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Examine the ways public figures and organizations can help push forward causes such as voter turnout. Continue reading

Should Juneteenth be a national holiday?

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Juneteenth is in the national spotlight this year. Should it be a national holiday? Continue reading

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