Today marks 153 years since the announcement of the abolition of slavery in the state of Texas.  June 19, 1865,  is the true Independence Day for Black folks across the country and social media is celebrating. Check out the best reactions to Juneteetnth.

19 Of The Best Damn Reactions To Juneteenth  was originally published on

1. For Those Who Aren’t Aware…

2. From Our Possible Future President…

3. Sojourner Truth

4. Sojourner Truth

5. Harlem U.S.A.

6. Harlem U.S.A.

7. Gotta Love ‘Black-ish’

8. Gotta Love ‘Black-ish’

9. All About The Power

10. All About The Power

11. Put Your Fists Up

12. Put Your Fists Up

13. Too Much… LOL

14. Too Much… LOL

15. Howard University

16. Howard University

17. Real Talk

18. Real Talk

19. So True…

20. So True…

21. So True…

22. Celebration!

23. Celebration!

24. Celebration!

25. We Approve This Message…

26. We Approve This Message…

27. We Approve This Message…

28. This Line From Issa Always Fits

29. This Line From Issa Always Fits

30. This Line From Issa Always Fits

31. Super Fresh

32. Super Fresh

33. Pure Beauty…

34. Pure Beauty…

35. Always Here For Angela Davis

36. Always Here For Angela Davis

37. Always Here For Angela Davis

38. The Original Announcement

39. The Original Announcement

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