Juneteenth: Celebrating freedom, holding on to hope
Kaiserslautern Military Community members sign a message board titled, “Listen, Reflect, Respond” following the Juneteenth: Vigil for Healing event at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, June 19, 2020. Six service members shared stories, poetry and songs on their experiences surrounding racial injustice in U.S. history and the importance of caring for one another in our military community. June 19th commemorates the ending of slavery in the United States in 1865. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nesha Humes Stanton)