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‘We The People’ Is The Focus Of A National Network Of Black Museums In Its Third Juneteenth Presentation

On June 19, the National Civil Rights Museum will virtually join ten leading Black museums and historical institutions from coast to coast for to commemorate Juneteenth, the historic day the Emancipation Proclamation was officially enforced, ending enslavement in Texas. As an annual collaboration, and now, a federal holiday, the BlkFreedom Collective has produced a virtual program. In its third year, the group documents a national exploration of the U.S. Constitution in “We The People” through the eyes of historic museums and anthropologists from across the United States. […]