HISTORY OF PRESIDENT BUSH AND JUNETEENTH



Diversity, Inc.
Slavery Ties: Bush's Long-Held 'Family Secret'

By Jennifer Milman     February 20, 2008


Diversity, Inc.
Why Is Bush Ignoring the History of Slavery?

By Jennifer Milman     February 21, 2008


www.diversityinbusiness.com - 2005 Juneteenth Article
"The U.S. Capitol and the White House were built through the
uncompensated labor of the ancestors of Americans of African
descent during the tyranny of slavery,"
states Myers who has
repeatedly urged President Bush to recognize and honor the
sacrifice and contributions of enslaved Americans. Thus far,
President Bush has declined Myers' invitations.

By Dan Perkins     June, 2005



Bush
Photo By Charles Dharapak
President Bush peers through 'The Door of No Return' where
slaves passed through to board ships taking them abroad.
(AP)

USA Today Newspaper
Bush: 'Slavery a Great Crime'

By Associated Press (AP)     July 8, 2003

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