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NC plantation faces controversy for Juneteenth event referring to slaveowners as ‘white refugees’

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A historic plantation in North Carolina is under withering backlash for a planned Juneteenth event that promised a perspective from a slave master. The Historic Latta Plantation located near Charlotte, NC is a living history museum and farm that offers education, guided tours that cost $9 for regular admission, re-enactments that predominately feature white people, and workshops about life in the 19th century Carolina backcountry.