The Significance of Juneteenth

As we celebrate Juneteenth this year we will no doubt here a great deal about owning our past. But what does that mean?

To answer that question, I would like to explore an alternative way of looking at the history of slavery in America, and more broadly in the Western world.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Carmelo San Paolo

Carmelo San Paolo

The pedantic ramblings of a hopeless contrarian, grasping for sanity in a world gone mad