Learning the seven core principles of Kwanzaa
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Kwanzaa is a week-long annual celebration held in the United States and other nations of the African diaspora in the Americas to honor African heritage in African-American culture. It is observed from December 26 to January 1, culminating in gift-giving and a feast.
Kwanzaa has seven core principles.
In studio to tell us more about Kwanzaa and how it is being celebrated in San Diego is the founder and Executive Director of the World Beat Center, Makeda Cheatom, and Doctor of African Studies Starla Lewis.