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A History Of The Holidays From Thanksgiving To New Years’

How many people actually know the history behind one of the most joyous seasons?

11/10/2014

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Kwanzaa Begins

Atlanta(AP)-Today is the first day of the African-American spiritual holiday known as Kwanzaa. From December 26th to January 1st, millions of people worldwide will observe the Pan-African tradition created by California University professor Dr. Maulana […]

WAOK-AM–12/26/2013

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Kwanzaa Celebration Shrine of the Black Madonna

Happy Kwanzaa 2013. The social action committee of Atlanta and co-host will host artist, exibitions, entertainment, cultural markets and vendors for a celebration of the spiritual holiday from December 26 through January 1st at the […]

12/26/2013

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Kwanzaa Explosion 2013 – From Africa to Hip Hop Ignites the Holiday Season @ Southwest Arts Center

On Saturday December 28, 2013 Total Dance Dancical Productions, Inc. will ignite the holiday season with their 17th annual Kwanzaa Celebration at the Fulton County Southwest Arts Center, 915 New Hope Road, S.W., Atlanta, GA […]

WAOK-AM–11/27/2013

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Hefty Holidays: American Indulgence In The Face Of A National Obesity Epidemic

Will our national concern with our weight and health ever affect or alter how we eat and act during the holiday season?

11/21/2013

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Many To Observe Principles Of Kwanzaa

ATLANTA (WAOK) – Today is the first day of the African-American spiritual holiday known as Kwanzaa. From December 26th to January 1st, millions of people worldwide will observe the Pan-African tradition created by California University […]

WAOK-AM–12/26/2012

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Day 2 of Kwanzaa: Kujichagulia (Self-Determination)

Habri Gani, Kujichagulia! In celebration  of Kwanzaa we discussed the history and practices of such a rich custom in African American tradition  Click the audio link to hear the conversation….    

WAOK-AM–12/27/2011

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