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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

US Supreme Court to issue decision on Mississippi abortion case

US Supreme Court to issue decision on Mississippi abortion case

Heavy shelling continues as Kremlin pushes to engulf Donbass

Heavy shelling continues as Kremlin pushes to engulf Donbass

Iraqis struggle to get by under scorching heat amid power cuts

Iraqis struggle to get by under scorching heat amid power cuts

President Erdogan welcomes Mohammed bin Salman at presidential complex

President Erdogan welcomes Mohammed bin Salman at presidential complex

Magnitude 6.1 quake kills at least 1,000 people in Afghanistan

Magnitude 6.1 quake kills at least 1,000 people in Afghanistan

Heavy shelling continues as the Kremlin pushes to envelop Donbass

Heavy shelling continues as the Kremlin pushes to envelop Donbass

Settler law blamed for Israeli government downfall

Settler law blamed for Israeli government downfall

US Senate finalizes first major gun legistlation in decades

US Senate finalizes first major gun legistlation in decades

Trump says elections were fraudulent, hasn't backed his claims

Trump says elections were fraudulent, hasn't backed his claims

Saudi crown prince to land in Türkiye

Saudi crown prince to land in Türkiye

Luhansk governor: Russian forces intensify attacks in region

Luhansk governor: Russian forces intensify attacks in region

Israel is set to hold a fifth general election in under four years

Israel is set to hold a fifth general election in under four years

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