Texas Standard For June 19, 2020
The meaning of emancipation and the ongoing struggle in the spotlight as millions in Texas and across the nation mark Juneteenth. It’s a Juneteenth that has taken on special prominence amid a rising chorus of demands for racial justice and equality. Voices from across the state on what Juneteenth means to them. And: Governor’s orders: Texas public schools to reopen in the fall – this announcement as COVID-19 cases continue to spike. We’ll hear how plans currently stand, and when we might get more details. Also: The week in politics with the Texas Tribune and much more.