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Where To Observe and Celebrate Juneteenth in Dallas

Here are a few places to commemorate Juneteenth in Dallas-Fort Worth.
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A Year After Juneteenth Became a National Holiday, Opal Lee’s Journey Continues

The “grandmother of Juneteenth” finally achieved her goal to make the day a national holiday. That doesn’t mean her job is done.
By Trinity Hawkins
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Photos from Dallas’ First Juneteenth March to Fair Park

Elite News and the Blair Foundation launched the first of many planned marches on Juneteenth. Here is what it looked like.
By Bret Redman
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Juneteenth Is Black and Texan

For Black people in Texas, the holiday carries an ancestral meaning.
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This Pop-Up Shop at Dallas Galleria Showcases Black Designers from Dallas and Beyond

The Black Fashion Movement produced this weekend's luxury shopping experience, which features high-end apparel, accessories, homewares, and more, all from Black creatives.

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Here’s Where to Celebrate Juneteenth in Dallas

A roundup of local events to commemorate the oldest Black holiday in the United States.
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What Juneteenth Means to Dallas

A Q&A with Dr. Deborah Hopes of Remembering Black Dallas on the history of Juneteenth and the holiday's connection to the continuing fight for civil rights.
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Smokey John’s Bar-B-Que Juneteenth Shoebox Lunch Is a History Lesson

Some of the proceeds from the food special, which runs June 19 through July 4, will support businesses owned by women and people of color.
By Abby Blasingame