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Houston Draws Diverse Crowds for Juneteenth Celebrationsi
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Greg Flakus
June 20, 2014 11:54 PM
People from many cultures and races come together in Houston Thursday to celebrate the freeing of African-American slaves in the area 149 years ago. As Greg Flakus reports from Houston, the annual Juneteenth holiday concert also celebrated the rhythms and sounds of Africa, with a touch of Chinese music in the mix.

Houston Draws Diverse Crowds for Juneteenth Celebrations

Greg Flakus

Published June 20, 2014

People from many cultures and races come together in Houston Thursday to celebrate the freeing of African-American slaves in the area 149 years ago. As Greg Flakus reports from Houston, the annual Juneteenth holiday concert also celebrated the rhythms and sounds of Africa, with a touch of Chinese music in the mix.


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