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This Mother Created a Clothing Line That Celebrates the Principles of Kwanzaa

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Kinara Park Kids is a clothing line that promotes representation  while celebrating the seven principles of Kwanzaa: Umoja (Unity), “KG” Kujichagulia (Self Determination), Ujima (Collective Work & Responsibility), Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics), Nia (Purpose), Kuumba (Creativity) and Imani (Faith). We spoke to founder Noni Ervin to find out more about the brand and the inspiration behind it. What inspired you to create…

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KWANZAA at 50: Kujichagulia…For Us By Us

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In the spirit of Kujichagulia, which just happens to be my favorite principle, and the fact that I’m co-founder of a startup where we celebrate Blackness 365 of the year, I felt that we’d be remiss if we didn’t acknowledge the celebration for what it’s worth. Founded in 1966, this year marks the 50th anniversary…

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Why It’s Important That We Celebrate Kwanzaa, Now More Than Ever

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I was just musing over the 90s and what it did for Black culture the other day. I wouldn’t say that it was my favorite decade but I have to acknowledge the multiple ways that it reaffirmed Black, particularly African American, culture. The television shows, the various Black-owned boutiques where Black women could purchased loose…

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