Mary Burke leads at Juneteenth

June 30, 2014   // 0 Comments

Article courtesy of Urban Media News Every year, Milwaukee communities commemorate Juneteenth Day, the date federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to announce the end of the Civil War and enforce the end of slavery. Last week marked Milwaukee’s 43rd annual Juneteenth Day celebration. Community members celebrated with a parade and festival on the city's North Side, where t...

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