Tag Archive for Kwanzaa

Snubbing Christmas

William T

I find it a sad state of affairs when there exist elements set on eliminating the mention of Christmas in any advertising material during this festive holiday season. The mere exhibit of anything depicting Christmas decorations or nativity scenes is…

Buy Black for Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is an annual celebration of community and culture created in the 1960’s by Maulana Karenga. The holiday lasts from December 26 through January 1, with each day offering a special opportunity for reflection and rededication. Originally conceived as a…

Kwanzaa celebrated in Nashville

Kwanzaa is a celebration designed to reflect on the ending year and prepare for the New Year through reflection and rededication to cultural unity. Professor Maulana Karenga created the observance and organized the ritualistic aspects of the weeklong event and…