Juneteenth: The Containers We Have Built For Ourselves

Biden is in office. People are slowly emerging, newly vaccinated, against COVID-19…

Yet, the trauma and tumultuous waves of racial and political conflict, churned in maniacal joy by the previous occupant of the White House, remains. In its white-capped wake Juneteenth feels particularly somber this year: A space thick with the silence of grief, the anxiety of recent social and personal reckoning.