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Juneteenth (June 19) Oldest Celebration Commemorating Ending of Slavery in U.S.

For more information, visithttp://juneteenth.com The celebration known as Juneteenth is enjoying a phenomenal growth rate within communities and organizations throughout the country. Institutions such as the Smithsonian, the Henry Ford Museum and others have begun sponsoring Juneteenth-centered activities. In recent years, a number of local and national Juneteenth organizations have arisen to take their place […]

Life Under Slavery: Autobiographies of Three American Slaves

Life Under Slavery: Autobiographies of Three American Slaves Ebook Price: $9.99 USD. 153390 words. Non-Fiction by Lenny Flank on November 10, 2009 Autoibiographies of three pre-Civil War African-American slaves.”Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think it is perpetual bondage only. They have no conception of the depth of degradation involved in that word, […]