Friday’s Juneteenth celebrations commemorate the end of slavery in the United States 155 years ago, and this year it’s taking on an even larger meaning, with a growing number of companies now recognizing it as a paid holiday. NBC’s Blayne Alexander delves into the history of the holiday for TODAY.
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