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#HappyJuneteenth! What does the holiday mean!?

It’s here! Let FREEDOM RING! It is Juneteenth 2021 and we are here to celebrate & enlighten all day, all year, forever!

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free. Note that this was two and a half years after President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation – which had become official January 1, 1863.

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#TheGamutt Remembers.. Happy #MemorialDay [details]

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Originally called Decoration Day, from the early tradition of decorating graves with flowers, wreaths and flags, Memorial Day is a day for remembrance of those who have died in service to our country. It was first widely observed on May 30, 1868 to commemorate the sacrifices of Civil War soldiers, by proclamation of Gen. John A. Logan of the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of former Union sailors and soldiers. Continue reading #TheGamutt Remembers.. Happy #MemorialDay [details]

#JoyReid to take over former #Hardball time Slot! [Details] 

Joy Reid soon will anchor the 7 pm hour at MSNBC, filling the slot formerly held by Chris Matthews’ Hardball, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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#CNN FIRES commentator #MarcLamontHill after U.N. speech advocating for Palestinian rights! [details]

 
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It appears that Marc Lamont Hill, a commentator for CNN has been FIRED after his speech at the U.N. calling for a “free Palestine from the river to the sea.”
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#MegynKelly REPLACED with #AlRoker #HodaKotb & #CraigMelvin! [vid]

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As we reported last week, NBC AXED Megyn Kelly’s Today talk show due to her stance on BLACKFACE and they were swift in finding a REPLACEMENT for that hour of the TODAY show. Kelly was replaced by Craig Melvin, Hoda Kotb and Al Roker — three of the network’s most prominent anchors of color!
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