Tuesday 4 August 2020
From the Street
Science & Tech
What is Juneteenth – the Black 4th of July – all about?
Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Here are some facts about the ‘Black Fourth of July.’
San Francisco rallies for Juneteenth and Black Lives Matter
Hundreds of protesters in San Francisco mark Juneteenth, the end of slavery and liberation of black people in the US by marching through downtown and calling for increased funding for schools and black youth.