2022, Juneteenth is honoring and celebrating heroes.

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I attended the 2022 Juneteenth event at the Carter Farms of Unionville in Orange County, VA, honoring the freedoms of the enslaved who later suffered through “Jim Crow” ruthless tyrannical white supremacists through to the Civil Rights Movement, which continues today.

As an African-American tax-paying citizen, my physical presence is a testament and the legacy representing…

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M. J. Goode-Leake

M. J. Goode-Leake

I’m a retiree, nomadically traveling full-time around North American. I’m an aspiring creative fiction romance writer about baby boomers.