Reflecting on Juneteenth's legacy in civil rights history

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Published on 19 Jun 2021, 22:57
Celebrations were held across the country Saturday as Juneteenth was recognized as a federal holiday. But some social activists are urging for the holiday to also mark a day of reflection. Skyler Henry has more.

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