“Grandmother Of Juneteenth” Opal Lee Celebrates Creation Of New Federal Holiday In White House Video
Written by IMN on 21 Jun 2021
Over the weekend, The White House released a video with Opal Lee. She’s an activist who helped lead the movement to make Juneteenth a federal holiday.
In the video, Lee can be seen celebrating her recent visit to the nation’s capitol. While at the White House, Opal describes the meaning of the holiday. Watch the full video below.