“The premise behind Juneteenth argues that 1776 is flawed and insufficient”
In the Cornerstone Speech, the vice president of the Confederacy stated “Jefferson in his forecast, had anticipated [slavery], as the "rock upon which the old Union would split." He was right. What was conjecture with him, is now a realized fact.”
flaws in the Constitution were directly used by The South to justify the Civil War.
so they could "…put at rest, forever, all the agitating questions relating to our peculiar institution African slavery as it exists amongst us the proper status of the negro in our form of civilization.”
so, no shit there were flaws. you don’t even have to be black to see them.