Happy Kwanzaa; The Black Christmas

Matunda ya kwanza ya mwamuko wa wana Afrika: the first fruits of the Afrikan Renaissance The holiday period is here with many cultures celebrating Christmas, Hanukah, and Genna (Ethiopian Christmas) among others. However, it is quite alarming that few in our communities are aware of a holiday that is rightfully ours: Kwanzaa. Yes, it is alarming, but not so much of a surprise, because most of the cultural, political and economic attempts to achieve self-determination in the worldwide Afrikan community are too often shunned by the colonized minds. Nevertheless, Kwanzaa…

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