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Nike Makes Juneteenth a Paid Holiday in Latest Diversity Push

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As protests and discussions surrounding social justice and racial equality continue, Nike is taking a stand to honor a nationwide celebration of freedom for the African-American community. On Friday, June 19, citizens across the country will observe the anniversary of the day that 200,000 Texan slaves received the news from Union soldiers that they were…

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