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Today we observe Juneteenth, an occasion to celebrate and reflect on the June 19, 1865, liberation of enslaved people in Texas, the last Confederate state to abide by the Emancipation Proclamation. Raphael Rogers, professor of education, has published an article on @theconversationdotcom that underscores the value of teaching students about the holiday and the lessons that continue to resonate from this historical event. Read more at 🔗 in bio.