Saturday marks Juneteenth, a celebration of Black freedom. But in Washington D.C., Black residents are still fighting for the right to control their own affairs. This week on Into America, Trymaine Lee heads to the nation’s capital, where Black residents argue that statehood is the only path to full citizenship and liberation. With a Senate hearing on D.C. statehood next week, he talks to scholars and activists about what the outcome could mean for future generations.
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DC Votes Yes | Into America Podcast – Ep. 119 | MSNBC