Tag: African American Holidays

Kwanzaa 101: A Beginners Guide To Having A Happy Kwanzaa | Blavity Created in 1966 by Dr. Mulana Karenga, Kwanzaa is a holiday focused on connecting African-Americans with their heritage and culture. A celebration with genesis in the Black Panther and freedom movement era, Karenga’s goal for the pan-African holiday is to, “give Blacks an opportunity to celebrate themselves and their history.”">Kwanzaa 101: A Beginners Guide To Having A Happy Kwanzaa | Blavity Created in 1966 by Dr. Mulana Karenga, Kwanzaa is a holiday focused on connecting African-Americans with their heritage and culture. A celebration with genesis in the Black Panther and freedom movement era, Karenga’s goal for the pan-African holiday is to, “give Blacks an opportunity to celebrate themselves and their history.”

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Created in 1966 by Dr. Mulana Karenga, Kwanzaa is a holiday focused on connecting African-Americans with their heritage and culture. A celebration with genesis in the Black Panther and freedom movement era, Karenga’s goal for the pan-African holiday is to, “give Blacks an opportunity to celebrate themselves and their history.”
Kwanzaa 101: A Beginners Guide To Having A Happy Kwanzaa | Blavity Created in 1966 by Dr. Mulana Karenga, Kwanzaa is a holiday focused on connecting African-Americans with their heritage and culture. A celebration with genesis in the Black Panther and freedom movement era, Karenga’s goal for the pan-African holiday is to, “give Blacks an opportunity to celebrate themselves and their history.”" class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Kwanzaa in Philly: How neighborhoods celebrate the African-American holiday | Billy Penn In Strawberry Mansion, it’s all about embracing self-determination.">Kwanzaa in Philly: How neighborhoods celebrate the African-American holiday | Billy Penn In Strawberry Mansion, it’s all about embracing self-determination.

Kwanzaa, African Traditions, African American Traditions, Black Traditions, Black Christmas, Black Holidays, African American Holidays, ‎Maulana Karenga, KOLUMN Magazine, KOLUMN, KINDR'D Magazine, KINDR'D, Willoughby Avenue
In Strawberry Mansion, it’s all about embracing self-determination.
Kwanzaa in Philly: How neighborhoods celebrate the African-American holiday | Billy Penn In Strawberry Mansion, it’s all about embracing self-determination." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

For many Blacks, holiday is time to remember ancestors – The Philadelphia Tribune On Dec. 31, 1862, free and enslaved Blacks congregated in churches, homes and on plantations to await the news of their impending freedom.">For many Blacks, holiday is time to remember ancestors – The Philadelphia Tribune On Dec. 31, 1862, free and enslaved Blacks congregated in churches, homes and on plantations to await the news of their impending freedom.

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On Dec. 31, 1862, free and enslaved Blacks congregated in churches, homes and on plantations to await the news of their impending freedom.
For many Blacks, holiday is time to remember ancestors – The Philadelphia Tribune On Dec. 31, 1862, free and enslaved Blacks congregated in churches, homes and on plantations to await the news of their impending freedom." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More