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The Mid-South Tribune’s Juneteenth 2019 Special Edition

Front Page
Juneteenth Edition: The Emancipation Proclamation –
Project 21 Stresses Importance of Juneteenth Celebration (continued on page 4 and page 5)
Historic Johnson Publishing Archive of Iconic Ebony and Jet Magazines Set for July Auction (continued on page 2)
“Cybersecurity Training Can Transform HBCUs” by Teresa Hardee (continued on page 3 and page 11)
UofM’s Hooks Institute and Art Museum Host Exhibit Featuring the Photography of Art Shay (continued on page 9)
“Negro Spirituals Provided Sanctity for Freedom-Bound Slaves” by Cheryta Jones

‘The C.R.O.W.N. Act’ to End Hair Discrimination in the Workplace and Schools Finally Passes California Assembly Judiciary Committee
“The Universal Freedom Flag of Red, Black, and Green is Symbolic for African American and Others of African Descent” by Dr. Ron Daniels (continued on page 6)
Getty Images and APO Group Sign African Partnership (continued with photo on page 6)
Gov. Bill Lee Appoints Criminal Justice Investment Task Force Leadership to Develop Public Safety Solutions

Juneteenth Returns to Robert R. Church Park to Commemorate and Celebrate a Time of Freedom (continued on page 7)
Soulsville Charter Graduate Stephani Brownlee Works on her Harvard Master’s Degree
Explore Kentucky’s African American History with New Itineraries (continued on page 7)
Disney’s New ‘Aladdin’ is Live Action and Paced with Adventure and Fun for Family (continued on page 7)

EDITORIAL: We Remember Juneteenth on June 19, 2019
“Socialism: The True Gospel of Greed” by Ed Feulner (continued on page 6)
“The Hypocrisy of the National Association of Black Journalists” by Raynard Jackson (continued on page 5)
U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn Introduces the Campus Free Speech Resolution

“Is Immigration America’s Trojan Horse? Yes or No?” by Ken Klein
“Freedom Schools” by Jon Hale

Here Are Some Facts on the Juneteenth Celebration
American Cancer Society
PETA Puppy

The Lynchings Sites Project of Memphis Remembers Lee Walker

A ‘Lifetime’ of Vivica A. Fox Will Go Right with ‘Wrong’; Fox will Produce and Star in Four New ‘Wrong’ Movies on Lifetime Network
Let There Be Peace Concert Begins in Vegas with Unity Tour; On Board are Bishop Hezekiah, Kim Burrell, and Joseph Pigee
NFL Announces Times and Dates of 2019 Preseason Schedule
Chief DD on Broadjam.com
Save the Manatee

UofM Football Tickets
Tickets Now on Sale for the Southern Heritage Classic Concert Featuring Gladys Knight and Jeffrey Osborne on September 12 at Orpheum Theatre

Kentucky Center for African Heritage Announces Plans to Develop a Media Arts Center in Honor of Legendary Col. Charles Young, a Buffalo Soldier
“The History of Black History” by Vernon E. Ash
My Black is Beautiful Platform with DoSomethng.org Continues to Promote Positiveness (continued on page 12)

Tiger Woods Expected to Participate for First Time in Memphis at World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational
Editorial Comment on Danny Thomas and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Black Inventors Honored at the National Inventors Hall of Fame Museum for Excellence in Early STEM

“The Negro Problem” by Frederick Douglass in August 1886
The Mid-South Tribune’s Credo
“The Book of African Proverbs” by Gerd de Ley
Black Panther




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