A strawberry slab pie in New York, June 9, 2017. Red is the symbol of perseverance, making the pie ideal for a Juneteenth gathering. The holiday, which celebrates the abolition of slavery in the United States, is an occasion to gather and eat.
A strawberry slab pie in New York, June 9, 2017. Red is the symbol of perseverance, making the pie ideal for a Juneteenth gathering. The holiday, which celebrates the abolition of slavery in the United States, is an occasion to gather and eat. Jessica Emily Marx The New York Times
A strawberry slab pie in New York, June 9, 2017. Red is the symbol of perseverance, making the pie ideal for a Juneteenth gathering. The holiday, which celebrates the abolition of slavery in the United States, is an occasion to gather and eat. Jessica Emily Marx The New York Times

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