Honoring Juneteenth : Short Wave Hi Short Wavers, The team is off today in continued commemoration of Juneteenth, a holiday honoring the freedom of all Americans, by marking the emancipation of enslaved Americans in Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865. We'll be back tomorrow with more Short Wave, from NPR.

Honoring Juneteenth

Honoring Juneteenth

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Hi Short Wavers,

The team is off today in continued commemoration of Juneteenth, a holiday honoring the freedom of all Americans, by marking the emancipation of enslaved Americans in Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865.

We'll be back tomorrow with more Short Wave, from NPR.