Maulana Karenga

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Kwanzaa Creator Says Wisconsin GOP Senator Has ‘Issues’ For Bashing Holiday

The creator of Kwanzaa is fighting back against a Wisconsin GOP state senator who said “almost no black people care” about the holiday and that it’s spearheaded by “white left-wingers” who want to separate the country.

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Start Of Kwanzaa Marked With Parade Along Crenshaw Boulevard

A parade was held along Crenshaw Boulevard Wednesday to mark the start of the seven-day African American festival of Kwanzaa.


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Parade Set Along Crenshaw Boulevard For Start Of Kwanzaa

A parade will be held along Crenshaw Boulevard Sunday to mark the beginning of Kwanzaa, a weeklong celebration.