Tags : juneteenth

15-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot At Juneteenth Celebration Was Heard ‘Screaming

Sadly, a teen boy, who was fatally shot at a Juneteenth celebration in Washington, D.C., was heard “screaming out for his mom,” per bystanders. According to WTTG, eyewitnesses told the news station that the unidentified 15-year-old boy was heard yelling in distraught after he was struck. A witness, Daniel Dyson, told the station “it’s hurtful […]Read More

Children’s Museum Of Indianapolis Releases ‘Juneteenth Watermelon Salad’ and Visitors

Children’s Museum of Indianapolis is receiving backlash from customers for their latest release of “Juneteenth Watermelon Salad” in honor of the Black Independence Holiday, TMZ reports.  With Juneteenth near, companies have been releasing products in tribute to the holiday and many haven’t been receiving positive feedback from the community. Children’s Museum of Indianapolis put out […]Read More

IKEA Under Fire For Including Fried Chicken and Watermelon In

It looks like IKEA, the home goods store has been catching public scrutiny. TMZ reports, an the IKEA store in Atlanta announced a special Juneteenth menu which included watermelon, fried chicken, mac n cheese, collard greens, candied yams, and potatoes salad to honor the end of slavery.  The company sent an email to their staff […]Read More

IKEA Under Fire For Including Fried Chicken and Watermelon In

It looks like IKEA, the home goods store has been catching public scrutiny. TMZ reports, an the IKEA store in Atlanta announced a special Juneteenth menu which included watermelon, fried chicken, mac n cheese, collard greens, candied yams, and potatoes salad to honor the end of slavery.  The company sent an email to their staff […]Read More