The Discovery of Meaning of Juneteenth

This American Celebration’s Roots Are Much Deeper

A picture of infatuated white women admiring a true American Freedom Fighter:

This white chick was really into black men (the sitting Pitts sister was lucky to marry this hero dude)
These white chicks were really into black men (the sitting Pitts sister was lucky to marry this rich hero dude, best-selling author and in demand speaker, and became Fredrick Douglass’ second wife)

Recently, I’ve heard a few interpretations by black Americans on the meaning of Juneteenth that have led me to struggle to understand it. As a new holiday, the meaning though is not yet fixed and leaves it open to further probing, which hopefully…

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Bren Kelly

Bren Kelly

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Engaged in new Ideas and old Inequalities, putting the system back into systemic, born on the 50th Anniversary of Women's Lib Day, still seeking injustices.