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In recognition of Juneteenth, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois, will showcase a rare copy of the Emancipation Proclamation. 

/ June 9, 2021

In the spirit of Indigenous Peoples Day, protesters took to the streets of Portland, Oregon to express their lack of

/ October 13, 2020

ESSAY - The unveiling of the Frederick Douglass statue in Emancipation Hall commemorates how far we have come as a

/ June 19, 2013
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VIDEO - On Saturday, 'Melissa Harris Perry' revisited the Emancipation Proclamation and what it meant, for the rebellious south,

/ January 5, 2013
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theGRIO REPORT - The U.S. Postal service has released a limited-edition stamp to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the signing

/ January 2, 2013
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WASHINGTON (AP) — As New Year's Day approached 150 years ago, all eyes were on President Abraham Lincoln in expectation

/ December 31, 2012
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theGRIO REPORT - On the 203rd anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth (he was born February 12, 1809), Professor Blair L.M.

/ February 13, 2012