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The Left Wing: In Honor of Juneteenth I’m Using My White Privilege to Speak Out

By Chris Finnie 156 years after the end of the American Civil War, Congress has established a federal holiday to celebrate the emancipation of African slaves. Though the Emancipation Proclamation freed American slaves in 1863, the federal government couldn’t enforce it in the Confederacy until after the end of the Civil War in 1865. But word of this didn’t reach… Read More