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Growing movement to recognise Juneteenth as holiday

Juneteenth has been celebrated by African Americans for more than 150 years. That's ever since word of President Abraham Lincoln's declaration to end slavery finally reached the southern slave states. Now, as the country faces up to its ingrained racial injustice, some states are holding up Juneteenth as a second Independence Day. Yasmine El-Sabawi reports.

Footage of police leading black man by a rope sparks outrage

Footage of police leading black man by a rope sparks outrage

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African-American History | Politics | Showcase

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Monumental Mistakes?

Trump criticises Black Lives Matter protesters

Trump criticises Black Lives Matter protesters

Serbia offers quarantine tourism to red-listed countries

Serbia offers quarantine tourism to red-listed countries

Firefighters, locals work tirelessly to contain fires in Turkey

Firefighters, locals work tirelessly to contain fires in Turkey

Inquiry found Gov Cuomo sexually harrassed 11 women

Inquiry found Gov Cuomo sexually harrassed 11 women

Activist found dead a day after reported missing in Ukraine

Activist found dead a day after reported missing in Ukraine

Residents are still suffering a year after Beirut blast

Residents are still suffering a year after Beirut blast

Worsening humanitarian crisis in Tigray raises concerns

Worsening humanitarian crisis in Tigray raises concerns

Israeli court delays verdict on Sheikh Jarrah

Israeli court delays verdict on Sheikh Jarrah

US Senators expected to okay $1T infrastructure bill

US Senators expected to okay $1T infrastructure bill

Nikola Tesla sparks row between Croatia and Serbia

Nikola Tesla sparks row between Croatia and Serbia

Primary schools in South Africa reopen amid virus concerns

Primary schools in South Africa reopen amid virus concerns

Locals in Turkey's south mobilise to fight the fires

Locals in Turkey's south mobilise to fight the fires

Floods engulf upcoming German election

Floods engulf upcoming German election

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