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Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie Bunch III says Juneteenth is a second Independence Day
Secretary of the Smithsonian Lonnie Bunch III says Juneteenth, in some ways, is a second Independence Day for America. "For many people, Juneteenth raises the fundamental question of the power and impact of freedom and the fragility of freedom. So for me, it's an opportunity to both look back, but to look ahead to make sure that notion of freedom and the fragility of it is always protected and celebrated."
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