Kwanzaa Newswire

Kwanzaa Newswire

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  1. December 27: Iss. 51Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... heart over the death of Ayveq, the masturbating walrus). Comments (1) Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa - or don't celebrate anything at all - we at The Brooklyn Paper want to wish you joy, peace and good cheer at this most ...

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  2. What To Do In ABQRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Duke City Fix

    The fifth annual Summer Octofair is here!! Art! Food! Music! Games! Enjoy the festivities while supporting all locally handmade arts and crafts! There will be a raffle sponsored by The Grove Cafe, The Guild Cinema, Farinas Pizzaria, Self Serve, and many more! Fun for the whole family! This year, in celebration of the 101st Juneteenth Anniversary, and in celebration of NM Kwanzaa's 10th Anniversary, Soul's "African Roots of Jazz" will feature excerpts from the Collected Works of Inaugural Poet Laureate Hakim Bellamy, integrated hybrid fusions of classic jazz standards and the choreography of Fela! Broadway dancer Rujeko Dumbutshena from the UNM MFA program and the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Adia Whitaker in West African, Haitian and Orisha dance pieces.

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  3. December 27: Iss. 51Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... heart over the death of Ayveq, the masturbating walrus). Comments (1) . Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa - or don't celebrate anything at all - we at The Brooklyn Paper want to wish you joy, peace and good cheer at this most ...

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  4. December 27: Iss. 51Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... heart over the death of Ayveq, the masturbating walrus). Comments (1) . Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa - or don't celebrate anything at all - we at The Brooklyn Paper want to wish you joy, peace and good cheer at this most ...

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  5. December 27: Iss. 51Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... heart over the death of Ayveq, the masturbating walrus). Comments (1) . Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa - or don't celebrate anything at all - we at The Brooklyn Paper want to wish you joy, peace and good cheer at this most ...

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  6. PW's Holiday Weekend PicksRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... All day. Memphis Taproom, 2331 East Cumberland St. 215.425.4460. memphistaproom.com Macy's Family Fun Day at AAMP: Kwanzaa Celebration A day full of programming, from lighting the candles of the kinara to discussion of the Nguzo Saba, targets kids ...

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  7. Calendar: December 23-30Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... All day. Memphis Taproom, 2331 East Cumberland St. 215.425.4460. memphistaproom.com Macy's Family Fun Day at AAMP: Kwanzaa Celebration A day full of programming, from lighting the candles of the kinara to discussion of the Nguzo Saba, targets kids ...

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  8. PW's Holiday Weekend PicksRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... All day. Memphis Taproom, 2331 East Cumberland St. 215.425.4460. memphistaproom.com Macy's Family Fun Day at AAMP: Kwanzaa Celebration A day full of programming, from lighting the candles of the kinara to discussion of the Nguzo Saba, targets kids ...

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  9. December 27: Iss. 51Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... heart over the death of Ayveq, the masturbating walrus). Comments (1) . Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa - or don't celebrate anything at all - we at The Brooklyn Paper want to wish you joy, peace and good cheer at this most ...

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  10. Durham Kwanzaa bus trip a success for Surry County residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Mt. Airy News

    ... Alice Brimm, the fourth person from the right, of Ararat, Virginia, was among 50 local residents who attended a Kwanzaa celebration in Durham on Jan. 1. African-American Dance Ensemble founder Dr. Charles "Chuck" Davis, second from the right, led ...

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  11. Time for Kwanzaa, time to learn about African-American roots, culture and creativityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Phuc Phan, 20, lights a green candle for Imani, meaning faith, during the Odell S. Williams Now and Then African American Museum's Kwanzaa celebration, Friday, January 1, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La. Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Sadie Roberts-Joseph, founder and curator of the Odell S. Williams Now and Then African American Museum, leads a group in singing "Lift Every Voice and Sing" during the museum's Kwanzaa celebration, Friday, January 1, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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  12. Kwanzaa - a holiday for all?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    Just one day after Christmas captured the hearts of Christians, children and consumers everywhere, another holiday started. That holiday is Kwanzaa, a weeklong celebration for which mainly families of African descent will honor African culture and history.

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  13. Ringwood third-graders get lesson in diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    Students in Chantel Zimmerman's third-grade class at Robert Erskine School celebrated holiday traditions around the world on Dec. 22. The kids spent the last several weeks learning how Christmas, Hannukah, and Kwanzaa are observed in different countries. Third-graders in Chantel Zimmerman's class at Robert Erskine School recently discovered that the holidays are celebrated differently in nearly every corner of the globe.

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  14. City celebrates Kwanzaa's fifth nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    ... yourself on the back. We contribute to the world and those contributions should be celebrated." The seven days of Kwanzaa are each dedicated to a principle that holiday founder Maulana Karenga thought stood for African philosophy. The other days are ...

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  15. Kwanzaa: Creating and Celebrating the GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Hudson Valley Press

    Tiombe Tallie Carter and Bob Cash light the Kwanzaa candles during the Black History Committee of the Hudson Valley's annual Kwanzaa celebration on Sunday, December 27 at Mt. Calvary Fire Baptized Church in Newburgh, NY.

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  16. Clinton celebrates Kwanzaa? Ted Cruz has tattoos? Politicians are trolling usRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    One hilarious meme-maker came up with this after presidential nominee Hillary Clinton wished everyone a happy Kwanzaa on Twitter. Okay, sometimes it's hard to tell if politicians are intentionally trying to troll people or if they're just really, really oblivious.

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  17. Black Twitter Isn't Happy With Hillary's Kwanzaa-Themed LogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    Kwanzaa kicked off this past Saturday, and in honor of the festivities, Hillary Clinton's Twitter avatar was revamped to resemble a kinara, the candle holder used in the celebration of the holiday. It's safe to say Black Twitter didn't love the new design.

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  18. Hillary Clinton Campaign's Attempt to Reach Black Voters BackfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | NewsBusters.org

    Since the Democratic Party tries to win national elections by cobbling together a coalition of minorities , it came as no surprise when Hillary Clinton's campaign staff attempted to reach out to blacks by combining their logo with elements from the Kwanzaa celebration. The result was the usual capital "H" with an arrow in the middle ironically pointing right -- with the seven candles representing the Nguzo Saba, or principles, of Kwanzaa.

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  19. East Valley Community Events Calendar, Dec. 24-30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Tickets are $4 for members and $6 for non-members. Visit springspreserve.org. 3. Kwanzaa 2015 - A Celebration of African Values, Culture & Community: The event is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 26 and 27 at ...

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  20. Calendar: December 23-30Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... All day. Memphis Taproom, 2331 East Cumberland St. 215.425.4460. memphistaproom.com Macy's Family Fun Day at AAMP: Kwanzaa Celebration A day full of programming, from lighting the candles of the kinara to discussion of the Nguzo Saba, targets kids ...

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