Happy & Hopeful Juneteenth!

If you want to read Obama’s full remarks about Juneteenth, they’re here.

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Juneteenth has never been a celebration of victory…

It’s a celebration of progress.

It’s an affirmation that despite the most painful parts of our history, things do get better. America can change.

--Barack Obama, 2015

Adapted from a photo by Abhishek Koli