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June 18, 2023 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Juneteenth – Siblings in Oppression

In 2019 Pennsylvania permanently recognized Juneteenth, as a state holiday, In 2021 it was recognized as a federal holiday. But why?

Join Tribe 12 after the Juneteenth parade at the southwest corner of Malcolm X Park (near S 52nd & Larchwood) to learn about the history of Juneteenth & why some call Black & Jewish relations Siblings in Oppression.


Tribe 12 connects people in their 20s/30s to Jewish life and community in Philadelphia today so they will choose to stay connected tomorrow. We welcome people who identify as Jewish, whose partner is Jewish, or who are exploring Judaism. Tribe 12 seeks to include all individuals regardless of gender or identity expression, religious history and practice, health and disability whether visible or invisible, and financial circumstances. For questions, to request accommodations, or just to say hi, reach out to yo@tribe12.org.


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Malcom X Park
5100 Pine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143 United States

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