Advancing Black and Human History

Maulana Karenga, creator of the Kwanzaa holiday, urged African-Americans to use Black History Month as a time to reflect on the struggles… read more

Maulana Karenga, creator of the Kwanzaa holiday, urged African-Americans to use Black History Month as a time to reflect on the struggles and accomplishments of their ancestors. He also believes that African-Americans should always contribute to the good in the world in spite of the injustices they may experience.

“Advancing Black and Human History: Holding Cultural Ground in Contemporary Times” was the keynote speech at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University annual Black History Month Convocation, held in the Gaither Gymnasium. close

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  • Karenga, Maulana N. Chair California State University, Long Beach->Africana Studies Department

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Advancing Black and Human History

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Program ID:
311002-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
First Aired:
Mar 23, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 26, 2013

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  • Mar 23, 2013 | 8:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 24, 2013 | 12:44am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 26, 2013 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 26, 2013 | 7:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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