A Much-Longed-For Education

Juneteenth 89-year-old Opal Lee’s struggle for acknowledgement and education of the history of slavery, its scourges and eventual emancipation, was very real, as she walked from Texas to Washington DC in 2016, to petition for Juneteenth to be declared a Federal Holiday. Gaining over 1.5 million signatures, Ms Lee was present when, finally in 2021,Continue reading “A Much-Longed-For Education”