Trump Having a White Nationalist Party (Republicans) Rally on Juneteenth in Tulsa is an Act of Total Disrespect

https://www.washingtonpost.com/history/2020/06/11/juneteenth-trump-rally-tulsa-race-massacre/?fbclid=IwAR12aSlC6_xivtcwBo9zaHEJ3mV9qyyh9X8HHAQEx39En5l1UkXAR2c85eA

Published by Frank Farmer

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  1. “It’s almost blasphemous to the people of Tulsa and insulting to the notion of freedom for our people, which is what Juneteenth symbolizes,” said CeLillianne Green, a historian, poet, lawyer and author of the book “A Bridge: The Poetic Primer on African and African American Experiences.”

    “I’m speechless. That day is the day those people in Texas found out they were free. The juxtaposition of the massacre of black people and Juneteenth, the delayed notice you are free, is outrageous. Juneteenth symbolized our freedom.”

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