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Day of history, discussion, hope: LA County joins nation to mark first Juneteenth national holiday

On Saturday, June 19, thousands of people around Los Angeles County gathered to dance, eat, pray and celebrate in myriad other ways as they commemorated the end of slavery in America.

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Day of history, discussion, hope: LA County joins nation to mark first Juneteenth national holiday

On Saturday, June 19, thousands of people around Los Angeles County gathered to dance, eat, pray and celebrate in myriad other ways as they commemorated the end of slavery in America.

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LA County reports 255 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths on Saturday

Saturday’s figures brought the county’s totals to 1,247,361 cases and 24,439 fatalities since the pandemic began

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LA County reports 255 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths on Saturday

Saturday’s figures brought the county’s totals to 1,247,361 cases and 24,439 fatalities since the pandemic began

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SGV Tribune

Black history is more than Juneteenth, Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks

Southern California educators and activists say Black students aren’t learning enough about their own history in their classrooms.

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Black history is more than Juneteenth, Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks

Southern California educators and activists say Black students aren’t learning enough about their own history in their classrooms.

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LA City Councilmembers introduce motion to identify, dismantle systemic inequities

Mark Ridley-Thomas, Curren Price and Marqueece Harris-Dawson want to determine whether systemic barriers block Black Angelenos and other underserved communities from accessing benefits and opportunities in the city.

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LA City Councilmembers introduce motion to identify, dismantle systemic inequities

Mark Ridley-Thomas, Curren Price and Marqueece Harris-Dawson want to determine whether systemic barriers block Black Angelenos and other underserved communities from accessing benefits and opportunities in the city.

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Amid declining COVID-19 and reopening businesses, LA County urges Father’s Day, Juneteenth caution

County officials reported nine new COVID-19 deaths on Friday, raising the pandemic death toll to 24,435. Another 253 cases were confirmed, for a pandemic total of 1,247,216.

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Amid declining COVID-19 and reopening businesses, LA County urges Father’s Day, Juneteenth caution

County officials reported nine new COVID-19 deaths on Friday, raising the pandemic death toll to 24,435. Another 253 cases were confirmed, for a pandemic total of 1,247,216.