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NFL to play black national anthem [Video]

NFL to play black national anthem

The NFL has announced plans to play the song "Lift Every Voice And Sing" before every game the first week of the season. The song is known as the black national anthem.

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Juneteenth celebrations continue in Eugene [Video]

Juneteenth celebrations continue in Eugene

The event was held at Alton Baker Park.

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Unity gathering in downtown Huntsville [Video]

Unity gathering in downtown Huntsville

Unity gathering in downtown Huntsville

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