A recent Marist poll found that only fifty-eight percent of United States residents knew that America declared its independence from Great Britain in 1776.
“Twenty-six percent were unsure, and sixteen percent mentioned another date.”
The younger the person polled, the less history they knew about the country... (*source CBS news)...
Juneteenth is a holiday observed on June 19th that celebrates the emancipation of the former slaves in the United States.
“Emancipation Day” is truly a holiday in our country that everyone should honor and consider thoughtfully and with great thanksgiving to God...