kwanzaa kwanzaa  /ˈkwɑn zə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a festival featuring African-American culture; celebrated between Christmas and New Year

News

  • Juneteenth is Worth Celebrating

    Did you know that the official African-American holidays are: Kwanzaa, Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Juneteenth? What do you, and your family, do to celebrate Juneteenth? Also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, the Juneteenth holiday is an abbreviated form of “June Nineteenth.”
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Skanner

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  1. "We celebrate Moon Festival for my boys, who are from Asia, and Kwanzaa and things like that," said Angelina. "We certainly try to celebrate as many of those as we can, and celebrate all culture."
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Angelina Jolie Source: This is Nottingham

  2. "The holiday special's going to focus on the future versions of Christmas, Kwanzaa and 'Robanukah,' which Bender made up to get off of work. Gore will make his record-breaking fourth guest appearance," Cohen said. "We will have the classic...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: David X Cohen Source: CNN

  3. In a 1978 interview quoted in the Washington Post, Karenga said, "People think it's African, but it's not. I came up with Kwanzaa because black people in this country wouldn't celebrate it if they knew it was American. Also, I put it around...
    on Dec 20, 2004 By: Ron Karenga Source: WorldNetDaily

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