Ishmael Reed Op-Ed on Juneteenth in the San Francisco Chronicle

"Juneteenth is named for the date, June 19, 1865, that news of their Emancipation reached slaves in Texas. None of the pundits questioned why slaves were in Texas in the first place." Read more: https://www.sfchronicle.com/opinion/openforum/article/Juneteenth-The-end-of-Texas-history-of-slavery-15351231.php

Date: 
Fri, 19 Jun 2020