Celebrate Freedom! On June 19, 1865, General Order 3 in Galveston, Tx, recognized the freedom of enslaved African Americans as a result of the Emancipation Proclamation years earlier. This was overdue then. Our work continues now.
Please view this video discussing the impact of Asian and Pacific Islander hate-speech and actions, and bias, and what you can do to help. Thank you to all of the brave FDR staff and students who worked on this.