Juneteenth 2022

Juneteenth 2022

Justice and Peace Issues Juneteenth is now a National Holiday Home » Archives for Mary Lou Simcoe This is the second year that Juneteenth will be recognized as a national holiday. Many of us don’t have a lot of history recognizing this important holiday, so here...
World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day is an international day designated by the United Nations to honour refugees around the globe. It falls each year on June 20 and celebrates the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country to escape conflict or...