Juneteenth Film Screening: "Buffalo Soldiers: Fighting on Two Fronts"

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Celebrate Juneteenth with a look at history. Buffalo Soldiers: Fighting on Two Fronts

Join the Oak Park Public Library in observing Juneteenth as we dive into the complex history of the Buffalo Soldiers. This acclaimed documentary explores the remarkable experiences of these African American soldiers who fought for their country while facing discrimination at home. The film will examine the Buffalo Soldiers' bravery on the battlefield, their struggle for equality within the segregated U.S. military and the lasting impact of their legacy.