Happy Juneteenth!

Did you know that Juneteenth, also known as 'Freedom Day' for African-Americans in the United States, is still not recognized as a paid federal holiday? but yet, 'Independence Day' is. The irony. On January 1st, 1863, former U.S President- Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation which freed all slaves in America. It wasn't until over … Continue reading Happy Juneteenth!