“Juneteenth is sacred. It is a day to honor our ancestors, reflect on community love, family unity, and self-love. There is no national holiday that can heal that wound.” Dr. Maurice Franklin

‘To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time. ‘ James Baldwin

While the U.S. Senate passed a bill to make Juneteenth a national holiday, the same senate has refused to vote on the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. This bill is a distraction from the January 6 insurrection and the government's lack of unity to deal with homegrown…