Juneteenth is the commemoration of the end of enslavement in the United States. On June 19, 1865, Union troops entered Galveston, Texas, releasing the last enslaved people from bondage. Juneteenth is now a Federal holiday, observed this year on Monday, June 20. DISC of Pearl City is planning a celebration for this day, with more information to come.
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