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February 1st – Freedom Day

National Freedom Day – In Creative Personnel Work Freely! National Freedom Day, always observed on February 1st, celebrates freedom from slavery. It also recognizes that America is a symbol of liberty. The day honors the signing by Abraham Lincoln of…

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Because Having a Job Is a Right, Not a Privilege. The idea of Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a holiday was promoted by labor unions in contract negotiations. After King’s death, Representative John Conyers (a Democrat from Michigan) and…