Emancipation Day: A Call for A Just Society. | SMN NEWS

By H.E. Governor drs. Eugene B. Holiday

 emmancipationday01072021Marie Louise and I bring you greetings for a blessed Emancipation Day. Happy Emancipation Day as we celebrate amongst its symbols of the sea, flamboyant, and our freedom songs, dance, and poetry.

We are here at this former slave depot in Philipsburg, on this first day of July twenty twenty-one, to celebrate Emancipation Day under the theme “No More Auction Block”.

The theme “No More Auction Block”, captures the core of the life and struggle of our enslaved forefathers. It captures the essence of the meaning of emancipation; which is a ...

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